Gulf State Park

There is something for everyone inside Gulf State Park. The beach pavilion provides picnic tables as an escape from the beach, the nature center is a great place for the kids to learn, the swimming pool provides refreshment for our guests and the Lake Shelby day use area offers kayaking and canoeing. For a change of pace while visiting check out the fishing and education pier, miles of biking on the Back country trail, beautiful flowers in the butterfly garden, and additional education at the  learning campus, interpretive center in the near future.

Gulf State Park has a multitude of activities to participate in that includes: Hiking. biking, fishing, exploring, geocaching, paddling just to name of few. We even provide beach vendors for things like parasailing and kayaking.


20115 State Highway 135 Gulf Shores, AL 36542

Phone Numbers

General Info: (251) 948-7275
Lodging: (251) 948-7275 ext. 2203
Camping: (251) 948-7275 ext. 2201
Cabins & Cottages: (251) 923-3900
The Lodge: (251) 540-4000
Fax: (251) 948-7726


Open Daily

Alabama State Parks