Explore Gulf Shores Attractions while in Magnolia Springs Alabama

Discover the best Gulf Shores attractions while staying in your gorgeous Magnolia Springs Bed and Breakfast. Magnolia Springs is a lovely town near the Magnolia River in Alabama. A lush land of shady trees and native wildlife makes this one town worth spending your vacation. BBOnline put together a nice list of things to do in Magnolia Springs. Put on your most comfortable clothes and explore these terrific Gulf Shores attractions.

Down Under Dive Shop
1129 Gulf Shores Pkwy
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-3483
http://www.downunderdiveshop.com/

Down Under Dive Shop is the place to go when you want to explore the Gulf Shores. This diving shop isn't just about diving. They offer snorkeling adventures, dolphin tours and kayaking as well. Experience the Gulf with people who know about it.

Snorkeling trips are two hours long and $35 per person. This activity is available Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Glass bottom dolphin tours, sunset cruises, bird watching and morning cruises are just as fantastic. Each cruise is on a large catamaran that's designed for the ultimate adventure.

Plan your Down Under Dive Shop charters by calling for more details. They will give you the correct times, prices and charter information for each adventure you want to experience. You might even be able to schedule your charters around the time you arrive at your Magnolia Springs Inn.

Gulf State Park
20115 State Hwy. 135
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 948-7275
http://www.alapark.com/parks/park.cfm?parkid=22

Gulf State Park is filled with family activities. It's a great place to swim, fish, nature watch and hike. Golfing and picnicking are also favorite pastimes in the state park. Hiking is one of the most active things you can do. There are over 10 great trails available for bike riding, hiking and sightseeing. Alligator Marsh, Bear Creek and Bobcat Branch trails provide terrific nature walks. Alligators, coyotes, black bears, turtles, and a variety of native birds are found on these trails. Stop by the visitor's center for trail maps and important safety information.

Hours of operation for Gulf State Park are 7 a.m. to sundown. Bring plenty of water when walking the trails and wear appropriate clothing for the weather. Contact the park for any questions on admission fees, parking or general concerns.

Waterville USA
906 Gulf Shores Pkwy
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(334) 948-2106
http://www.watervilleusa.com/flash.html

If you brought the kids to your Magnolia Springs Bed and Breakfast, then Waterville USA is a must. This fun amusement and water park has water slides, arcades and mini golf attractions. There is also a go-cart track, crazy thrill rides and lots of good food to eat. Parking, life jackets and tubing are free.

Make sure to call Waterville USA for seasonal times on the water park. The water park closes at certain times of the year depending on the weather. The amusement park stays open during the spring, summer and beginning of fall seasons. It's open even if the water park closes. This is one of the most fun Gulf Shores attractions in Magnolia Springs and you can experience it on your vacation.