Ono Island is located on the Alabama/Florida state line. The Gulf Coast is known for its soft sandy beaches and beautiful blue sparkling water. Gulf Shores is a popular vacation spot for those that enjoy the beaches and water sports. Gulf Coast Beaches
Ono Island Bridge One of the things that you will love most about the Gulf Coast is the weather. The warm temperatures will allow you to do the things that you enjoy year round. If golf is your favorite sporting activity then you will want to try out the courses that South Alabama has to offer. In the vicinity of Ono Island there are at least 16 premier golf courses.
At Ono Island you will find both tranquility and adventure. There are canals built throughout the island. This allows easy boat access to the Gulf. For a fun filled day out on the boat, you literally need go as far as your own back yard. The saltwater around the island has quite a reputation for providing some really adventurous Red Snapper fishing. Beautiful Ono Island Canal
Just across the bridge to the island you will find the best in shopping, fine dining, and entertainment. Gulf Shores has a zoo, an amusement park, and a water park. There are plenty of souvenir and ice cream shops, and specialty stores. There is a large factory outlet mall just a few miles down the road.
The Summer brings a host of activities to the Gulf Coast. It seems like there is always some type of craft show or festival going on in the area. Just a short drive to Pensacola or Mobile will find you even more things to do. Pensacola offers a couple of nice malls for shopping, and the Naval Aviation Museum for those with an interest in flight. Here you can come and see the famous Blue Angels perform amazing flight routines. Mobile offers attractions like the Exploreum, the Imax dome theater, Bellingrath Gardens, and Fort Conde just to name a few.