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The Gulf Coast Center for Ecotourism & Sustainability

Our New Facility

We will be breaking ground on a new Eco Center in the coming months. The campus will be owned by the City of Gulf Shores and operated by The Gulf Coast Center for Ecotourism & Sustainability. It will be adjacent to the Gulf Shores City Schools and Gulf State Park. We will offer a wide range of camps and activities with this new facility. We will keep you posted!

Camps and Programs

We offer a public summer camp, GULF CAMP, as well as day passes and family programs. Our outdoor education focuses on hands-on learning and good stewardship of our local ecosystems. Our programming includes:

  • Beach Ecology
  • Kayaking
  • Art in Nature
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Organic Gardening and Composting
  • Ecological Restoration

The Gulf Coast Center for Ecotourism & Sustainability

and the City of Gulf Shores presents

Our New Eco Center

Coming Fall 2024

Please Support our Facility and Programs

To support our mission, please consider donating! This helps us purchase supplies, fund events and programs, and expand our reach to more children.

Contact us for more information