Recreation & Fitness Centers

The City of Gulf Shores Recreation Division strives to provide exceptional fitness and wellness centers to improve the quality of life for all residents and visitors. In addition to our fitness centers, we provide numerous athletic opportunities for all ages through our Youth & Adult Sports programs along with social opportunities through our Youth & Adult Programs

Our Fitness & Wellness Centers include:

David L. Bodenhamer Center

The David L. Bodenhamer Center is a membership based community center that receives over 250,000 visits annually. The beautifully designed facility is home to the City of Gulf Shores Recreation Division offices and is the hub for all recreational athletic and program registrations. Click here for more information about the David L. Bodenhamer Center.

Studio Fit – Cultural Center

Studio Fitness at the Cultural Center opened in July 2017. Studio Fit features a limited selection of functional equipment and three classrooms specifically designed to accommodate workout programs such as Barre, TRX Suspension Training, Yoga, Indoor Cycling and a Virtual Fitness kiosk.  The facility is a secondary location available for use with our Recreation Membership Pass. Click here for more information about Studio Fit at the Cultural Center.


  1. Nicole Ard

    Recreation Manager

Christmas Break Camp
Learn to Swim
Daddy Daughter Dance
Mom's Time Out
Popcorn and a Movie
Ask the Expert
Pickleball
Bingo
Medicare Seminars - Cultural Center
Coffee and Announcements
Author Series
Get Wild Camping 101
Phone Calls Santa 2018
nutcracker
Coast Riders