Outdoor Adventures in Gulf Shores, AL
Gulf Shores Activities
About Gulf Shores
Outdoor adventures in Gulf Shores are waiting! RootsRated’s local experts explore the very best destinations for hiking, trail running, cycling, mountain biking, climbing, paddling and more. Whether you are searching for a quick outing or a multi-day adventure, RootsRated has an insider’s look at the top trails and destinations Gulf Shores has to offer.
Just minutes away from the Alabama Gulf Coast beaches, the Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail offers a different view of the area as it winds through freshwater lakes, coastal swamps, and pine forests.
48 Hours isn't enough time to cover all the outdoor adventure available in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama, but here's how you can give it your best shot.
Nestled along the shores of the Gulf of Mexico, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama, are among the fastest growing vacation destinations in the country, where warm turquoise waters lap against sugar-sand beaches.
Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama, are known for their world-class beaches, but outdoor enthusiasts have many more reasons to plan a getaway to these gems on the Gulf of Mexico.
Grab your bike and explore the excellent trail system around Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama.
See All Stories in Gulf Shores, AL