How to reach:
To reach the tide station by car from the intersection of Route 59-S and Route 98 in Foley, Alabama, go easterly on Route 98 for 24.3 km (15.1 mi), through the small towns of Elberta and Lillian, to the bridge over Perdido Bay. Proceed across the bridge southeasterly then easterly on Route 98 for 6.4 km (4.0 mi) to the intersection of Route 98 and Route 298. Turn left on Route 298 (Lillian Highway) and proceed northeasterly 2.68 km (1.67 mi) to the Austin house on the left (10024 Lillian Hwy). Turn left and proceed about 115 m (375 ft) NNW through the property, past the house, garage and shop to the small wooden dock and the tide gauge site. The tidal bench marks are located in the vicinity.