The Best Parks in Daphne

When it comes to southern beauty, it’s hard to beat some of the views that we are able to soak up in lower Alabama.  Daphne, located on the Eastern Shore of Baldwin County, is one of the towns that provide many natural parks or venues to play with the kids, relax, or just take in those beautiful sunsets across Mobile Bay.

Whether you live here full time or just visiting, be sure to make your way over to …

The Best Parks of Daphne AL

According to Yelp and personal experience, here are the parks that rank the highest.

May Day Park

May Day Park and Pier

Many people don’t have a clue that it’s there but May Day Park is a small sanctuary with a pier, boardwalk through the trees, restrooms, and a small beach.

  • Beach
  • Boardwalk & Pier
  • Picnic area & gazebo
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Kayah launch

100 College Ave

May Day Park Map

Bayfront Park

Bayfront Park Evening

This park is a little more well known but it’s not huge either.  One of the neat features here is the very long boardwalk through the trees and wetlands to Village Pointe Park Preserve next door.  There is plenty of parking along with a pier, kayak launch, picnic areas, and great sunset views.  Read more at Bayfront Park of Daphne.

  • Bayfront access
  • Beach
  • Picnic area & gazebo
  • Kayak launch
  • Pavillion rental available (large facility)
  • Restrooms

6200 Bayfront Drive

Bayfront Park Map

Village Point Park Preserve

Jackson Oak

Village Point is Daphne’s largest park (app. 80 acres) and is a natural gem.  You’ll find plenty of trails for hiking or biking along with great beach area and boadwalks.  You have to see this one.  See more information at

  • Beach access
  • Boardwalk & pier
  • Picnic area
  • Pavillion
  • Restrooms
  • Walking trails
  • State and National Awards for Winning Trees

27717 Main Street

Village Point Park Map


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