Alabama State Route 180

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State Route 180 marker

State Route 180
Route information
Maintained by ALDOT
Length 32.184 mi[1] (51.795 km)
Major junctions
West end Mobile Bay Ferry
  SR 59
SR 135
SR 161
East end East Oak Ridge Drive in Orange Beach
Counties Baldwin
Highway system
  • Alabama Highways
SR 179 SR 181

State Route 180 is a 32.184-mile (51.795 km) state highway that serves as a west-to-east highway in Baldwin County, and travels between the cities of Fort Morgan and Orange Beach. It, along with State Route 182, is one of two state routes in the southern part of the county between the Intracoastal Waterway and the Gulf of Mexico. It goes through Gulf Shores, but the route does not reach the Florida border.

Route description[edit]

State Route 180 begins at the Mobile Bay Ferry at Fort Morgan.[2] From this point, the route travels in an easterly course paralleling the shoreline of the Gulf of Mexico through both Gulf Shores and Orange Beach en route to its eastern terminus at East Oak Ridge Drive.[3]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Baldwin County.

Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Fort Morgan 0.0 0.0 Mobile Bay Ferry Western terminus
Gulf Shores 20.750 33.394 SR 59
21.084 33.931 SR 135 Northern terminus of SR-135
Orange Beach Foley Beach Express north to I-10 / I-65 – Foley Southern terminus of the Foley Beach Express
28.359 45.639 SR 161 Northern terminus of SR-161
32.184 51.795 East Oak Ridge Drive Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi


Route map: Google

KML is from Wikidata
  1. ^ a b Milepost Map of Baldwin County (PDF) (Map). Cartography by ALDOT Bureau of Transportation Planning, Survey & Mapping Division. Alabama Department of Transportation. 1999. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-06-25. 
  2. ^ Google (May 1, 2010). "SR-180 western terminus" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved May 1, 2010. 
  3. ^ Google (May 1, 2010). "SR-180, full route" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved May 1, 2010.