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Gulf Shores Sports

If you're an active person on vacation or snowbirding in Gulf Shores, you can only enjoy so much poolside or beach front relaxation. If you are ready to get your game on, or get yourself moving, you are in luck. The Gulf Shores sports and recreation options are world class.

From a round of golf at on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, to a salt water fishing charter on the Gulf of Mexico, there are many Gulf Shores sports and recreational activities that you will find enjoyable. Below is a handy guide to a few of options:

The David L. Bodenhamer Recreation Center is home to an indoor heated pool, indoor basketball court, weight training and fitness center, racquetball courts and an outdoor wading pool. The facility has a men's and a women's dry sauna, locker rooms, complimentary towel service as well as a full schedule of aerobic classes. It's quite near our Gulf Shores condos and Gulf Shores rentals.

If bicycling is your choice, there are a number of bike rental options. You'll want to check out one of the many Gulf Shores bike trails, but in particular biking in Gulf State Park is a truly memorable excursion. Biking is also one of the popular Orange Beach sports.

If you prefer to walk a trail, the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge offers a unique experience. There are 4 trails to choose from and you can take a guided tour, or venture out on your own. The trails are rated from easy to strenuous. Rest your heels after your hike at one of our Orange Beach rentals.

Spending a day at Waterville USA's amusement and water park is another great option. From the lazy river , or a high speed, high banked 300+ foot enclosed tube ride or a round of mini golf and a visit to the arcade, the odds of have a memorable day are truly in your favor. Set out with the whole family from one of our Orange Beach condos for an amazing day.

For tennis players in Gulf Shores there are indoor facilities at private clubs as well as public facilities that take reservations from vacationers and snowbirds. There are dozens of outdoor tennis courts in the area. Sports and recreational opportunities are abundant in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Get moving and enjoy our many Gulf Shores sports!