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Kenneth Klamshell, Buena Vista's slightly eccentric staff writer, shares his beachy thoughts and favorite memories of times spent in Orange Beach with his Lil Mrs and the Klamshell Kids.
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Exploring Three Historic Forts near Gulf Shores and Orange Beach

Ole Kenneth Klamshell and the Lil Mrs always enjoy our time playing in the sugar white sand on the actual beach when visiting Buena Vista Motor Coach Resort in Orange Beach, but we enjoy exploring Gulf Shores, Fort Morgan, and beyond as well.  I must admit, I’ve scared many the adult and several handfuls of small children with the whiteness of my legs, so there is only so much fun in the beachy sun your humble writer can enjoy.  A big …

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28 Miles Of Trails

There are 100s of reasons the Lil Mrs and I choose to stay at Buena Vista RV Resort every time we are in the Gulf Shores and Orange Beach area.  But truly this one attraction stands head and hiking boots above the rest!  Stroll down any of Buena Vista's brick paved streets toward the back of the property, and you'll find yourself in hiking or biking heaven.  Here is what the good folks at Gulf Shores and Orange Beach …

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Seven Date Ideas For The Beach

Oh boy let me tell ya’, when me and the Lil Mrs go out on the town, look out!  When visiting Buena Vista Motor Coach Resort in Orange Beach, the Lil Mrs and I look for any and all opportunities for a fun-filled date, especially now that the Klamshells Kids are out on their own and bringing in their own bankroll.  Below is some solid advice from the good people at Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism on …

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Footgolf? Huh?

Now something you may not know about ole Kenneth Klamshell...but I used to be quite the golfer.  Back when me and the Lil Mrs were newlyweds, and when the Klamshell Kids were just a glimmer in our eyes, I even worked at a golf course or two!  But whodathunk we would ever see the day where soccer and golf had a baby?  I was sitting back in my motor coach at Buena Vista RV Resort, and read this article …

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Mold A Rainy Day Into Memories

It rarely rains at the beach, but when it does, Me and the Lil Mrs still find incredible things to do close by the Buena Vista Motor Coach Resort.  I remember when the Klamshell Kids were little, we had as much fun on rainy days as we did sunny days!  Here are some great tips from our friends at Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism.

Interested in military history? Tour the historic Fort Morgan Museum, the USS Alabama Battleship …

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