Local Parks in Gulf Shores

Below is a list of parks and recreation areas situated in the City of Gulf Shores, Alabama, with location details and opening hours.

Canal Landing

50 W Canal Drive
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Park hours are dawn to dusk. Located 1 block west of Highway 59, this park is within walking distance to the beach.

Dog Park

308 Clubhouse Drive
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Park Hours are dawn to dusk.

Johnnie Sims Kids Park

348 W 19th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Park is open from dawn to dusk daily. The park is located 3 blocks west of Highway 59 along the historical Muddy Creek.

Johnnie Sims Park

348 West 19th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Park is located on the outskirts of the Johnnie Sims Park sports field and is adjacent to the Johnnie Sims Kids Park and Skate Park. This park features a pavilion that is available for a rental fee and provides the ideal location for banquets, corporate conventions, concerts, social conventions, family reunions, and more.

Lagoon Park / Mo's Landing

18068 Fort Morgan Road
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
This park is located 1.8 miles west of Highway 59 on Highway 180. The park is open from dawn to dusk daily. Featuring a restroom deck that overlooks the lagoon, this spot is the ideal location for cyclists, joggers, and walkers alike. There are public boat ramps in the park that offer access for fishing, recreational boating, kayaking, canoes, and other water sporting activities.

Little Lagoon Pass Park

1660 W Beach Boulevard
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
This park is open from dawn to dusk daily. There is public parking, outdoor restrooms, outdoor showers, and beach access available on site.

Little Lagoon Pier

1562 W Beach Boulevard
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Park is open from dawn to dusk daily.

Meyer Park

400 East 22nd Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-1173
This is a 12-acre park that offers the ideal spot for picnicking and social gatherings. The park features picnic shelters, picnic tables, open grass fields, horseshoe pits, and playground equipment. You will enjoy the serenity of being within the heart of Gulf Shores when visiting this park.

Wade Ward Nature Park

500 Gulf Shores Parkway
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Opened from dawn to dusk, this park features much beauty. Located within a few blocks of the public beach, the park is easy to access. You will enjoy an abundance of wildlife that visits the park including otters, pelicans, and even occasionally alligators. The park does offer a small pavilion and deck that overlooks the water on site.

Wetlands Park

19025 Oak Road W (Country Road 6)
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Open from dawn to dusk daily this park, this park does provide the ideal play for walking and hiking. The park is located at the base of the Gulf Shores Sportsplex water tower. The park features a gravel path that allows you to navigate around the fishing pond. There are benches, a fishing pier, and gazebos situated throughout the park.