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3 of the Best Things to Do at Little Lagoon in Gulf Shores

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Whether you're planning a youth retreat, family reunion, fishing trip, or relaxing beach vacation, Little Lagoon in Gulf Shores, AL, is a wonderful destination for stunning scenery and outdoor fun. The 10-mile long body of water is separated from the Gulf of Mexico by West Beach and features the brackish water overflow from freshwater Lake Shelby and the Gulf. In addition to its scenic beauty, Little Lagoon features smaller crowds and a great family-friendly atmosphere just minutes from the best things to do in Gulf Shores. The next time you visit Gulf Shores, AL, spend some time on the Lagoon. Or, better yet, experience even more of this great area by staying in the best rentals on Little Lagoon in Gulf Shores with us!

Find out more about all the fun thing you can do in Gulf Shores, AL, with your friends and family by requesting a copy of our free Vacation Guide. It's full of the best recommendations for things to see and do like visiting Little Lagoon.

1. Inland and Pier Fishing

Whether you're an avid fisherman or you're looking for a way to pass an afternoon, fishing on Little Lagoon in Gulf Shores is a great activity for everyone. You can fish from the shore or from one of the piers on the lagoon. And if you want to get out on the water, you can set sail for a day of fishing from a boat launch at Little Lagoon in Gulf Shores. Regardless of where you fish, you'll catch flounder, trout, redfish, and more!

2. Hiking, Biking, and Walking

Little Lagoon is also home to several great nature parks to explore. You'll find Wade Ward Nature Park, Jeff Friend Trail, and Pine Beach Trail nearby. When you visit Little Lagoon, you can spend a day within these parks and along the walking trails exploring Gulf Shores' natural landscape. In addition, as part of the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, the area is also filled with wildlife to discover and ample birding opportunities,

3. Kayaking, Paddle Boarding, Boating and More!

When you visit Little Lagoon, you can easily enjoy an active day on the sparkling blue water. Unlike the Gulf, Little Lagoon doesn't have a strong undertow and the water is relatively calm. Because of this, the Lagoon is a great destination for watersports in Gulf Shores. You'll find boat slips and launch points for canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, and more.

Stay on Little Lagoon During Your Next Gulf Shores Beach Vacation!

Little Lagoon is a fantastic area filled with wonderful things to do. Experience it all with a stay in one of our lagoon front beach houses! These homes come with spectacular views and a private or shared pier to enjoy. In addition, our Gulf Shores vacation rental properties feature luxury amenities, high end furnishing, modern kitchens, spacious living areas, and so more.

In addition, we have beachfront vacation homes, rentals with elevator access, and beach houses with private pools. With a wide variety of designer homes that range from luxury single family condos to large beach houses that can accommodate family reunions, corporate retreats, youth groups, and sports team, there is something for everyone at Gulf Shores Vacation Rentals. Browse our vacation rentals today to find the perfect fit. Then, book your next Gulf Shores vacation online or contact us! We'd love to help you plan your next beach vacation.

See you in Gulf Shores,

Susan & Geoff Gaberino

Gulf Shores Vacation Rentals

Photo credit: Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism