Ono Island in Orange Beach
Ono Island is a 5.5 mile long barrier island in southern Baldwin County, Alabama, at the mouth of Perdido Bay on the northern Gulf fo Mexico. It is bordered by Bay St. John to the north and Old River to the south. Ono is populated by sand dunes, live oak trees, and many natural plant species. This gated community on the Alabama Gulf Coast is accessible via a private bridge and for boaters, provides quick access to the Gulf of Mexico. The island was discoverd in the 15th century by the Spanish, who namd it Orinoco, meaning "a place to paddle"....and Ono still has the charm and beauty that attracted Spanish explorers.
There are more than 700 homes on the island, many direct waterfront…