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549 mi 884 km of trail 13 Featured Hikes

Gems 3 Gems Easy Trails 118 Trails Intermediate Trails 70 Trails Hard Trails 9 Trails
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Gems in Central Alabama - 3

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gem Favorite waterfall landscape

Turkey Creek Falls

(3) Pinson, AL
gem Favorite View from McDill Point in the heart of Fall when the leaves are changing.

McDill Point

(7) Oxford, AL
gem Favorite Shades Creek Old Mill

The Old Mill

(1) Mountai…, AL

Featured Hikes in Central Alabama - 13

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Favorite The view from Pulpit Rock is top notch, especially at sunset. | Copyright Curtis Fockele (https://goo.gl/YUZUSU) under CC BY-2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/) Photo was unchanged.
Intermediate

Mt. Cheaha Route

5.9 mi 9.6 km • Loop • 1,296 ft Ascent 394.91 m Ascent

(7) Oxford, AL
Favorite A scout group poses for a photo at the spillway.
Intermediate/Difficult

Oak Mountain 20 Miler

19.7 mi 31.7 km • Point to Point • 1,855 ft Ascent 565.34 m Ascent

(2) Pelham, AL
Favorite waterfall landscape
Easy/Intermediate

Narrows Ridge Full Loop

3.5 mi 5.7 km • Loop • 651 ft Ascent 198.31 m Ascent

(2) Pinson, AL
Favorite Tunnel ahead.
Difficult

Link Way to Wind Way Hills

3.6 mi 5.9 km • Point to Point • 363 ft Ascent 110.66 m Ascent

(1) Alexand…, AL
Favorite A fog rolls over the ridge below the fire tower.
Intermediate

Smith Mountain Fire Tower

0.8 mi 1.3 km • Loop • 142 ft Ascent 43.26 m Ascent

(8) Dadeville, AL
Favorite Exploring!
Easy

Botanical Gardens Walking/Jogging Trail

2.0 mi 3.1 km • Loop • 162 ft Ascent 49.38 m Ascent

(2) Mountai…, AL
Favorite Red Mountain Park
Intermediate

Red Mountain Loop

8.1 mi 13.0 km • Loop • 483 ft Ascent 147.1 m Ascent

(2) Midfield, AL
Favorite Rock formation at the base of the falls.
Intermediate

Chewacla State Park

3.6 mi 5.8 km • Loop • 272 ft Ascent 82.84 m Ascent

(1) Auburn, AL

Trails in Central Alabama - 184

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8.8 mi 14.2 km #1Tashka Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Tuscaloosa, AL
Intermediate/Difficult
8.8 mi 14.2 km Tuscaloosa, AL
3.5 mi 5.6 km #2Rock Bottom Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Auburn, AL
Intermediate/Difficult
3.5 mi 5.6 km Auburn, AL
2.9 mi 4.6 km #3Tuscaloosa Riverwalk
Easy
Tuscaloosa, AL
Easy
2.9 mi 4.6 km Tuscaloosa, AL
33.6 mi 54.2 km #4Pinhoti Nat'l Rec Trail #60: Road Section - Flagg Mountain to…
Easy/Intermediate
Stewartville, AL
Easy/Intermediate
33.6 mi 54.2 km Stewartville, AL
2.5 mi 4.1 km #5CCC Trail
Intermediate
Auburn, AL
Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.1 km Auburn, AL
6.4 mi 10.4 km #6Bomb Dog
Intermediate/Difficult
West End-Cobb Town, AL
Intermediate/Difficult
6.4 mi 10.4 km West End-Cobb Town, AL
1.4 mi 2.3 km #7Creek View Trail
Intermediate
Auburn, AL
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Auburn, AL
4.6 mi 7.4 km #8Big Way Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Alexander City, AL
Intermediate/Difficult
4.6 mi 7.4 km Alexander City, AL
3.6 mi 5.9 km #9Pig Iron Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Lake View, AL
Intermediate/Difficult
3.6 mi 5.9 km Lake View, AL
1.9 mi 3.1 km #10Dam Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Lake View, AL
Intermediate/Difficult
1.9 mi 3.1 km Lake View, AL
0.5 mi 0.9 km #11Entrance Trail
Intermediate
Tuscaloosa, AL
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.9 km Tuscaloosa, AL
3.6 mi 5.7 km #12Ridge Loop Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Northport, AL
Easy/Intermediate
3.6 mi 5.7 km Northport, AL
1.9 mi 3.1 km #13Lakeside Trail
Intermediate
Northport, AL
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.1 km Northport, AL
0.3 mi 0.5 km #14Gristmill Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Lake View, AL
Easy/Intermediate
0.3 mi 0.5 km Lake View, AL
2.1 mi 3.4 km #15Tornado Trail
Intermediate
Northport, AL
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.4 km Northport, AL
1.4 mi 2.3 km #16Storm Trail
Intermediate
Northport, AL
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Northport, AL
1.4 mi 2.3 km #17Cannon Ball Trail
Intermediate
Lake View, AL
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Lake View, AL
2.7 mi 4.4 km #18Five Oaks Trail
Intermediate
Northport, AL
Intermediate
2.7 mi 4.4 km Northport, AL
0.5 mi 0.7 km #19Lightning Trail
Intermediate
Northport, AL
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.7 km Northport, AL
1.7 mi 2.7 km #20Jemison Park Trail
Easy
Mountain Brook, AL
Easy
1.7 mi 2.7 km Mountain Brook, AL

Photos of Central Alabama - 105

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The view from Pulpit Rock is top notch, especially at sunset. | Copyright Curtis Fockele (https://goo.gl/YUZUSU) under CC BY-2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/) Photo was unchanged.
Jun 7, 2017 near Oxford, AL
Shades Creek Old Mill
Aug 26, 2019 near Mountai…, AL
Cheaha
Dec 2, 2017 near Oxford, AL
Mud Creek Falls is located just off the Dam Trail.
Mar 2, 2017 near Lake View, AL
Trail is narrow but not too bad
Jan 15, 2019 near Irondale, AL
Along the Nature trail (Pink markers)
Jan 15, 2019 near Irondale, AL
MT Laurel Tail, Cheaha
Sep 24, 2018 near Oxford, AL
Chinnabee Silent Trail
Sep 23, 2018 near Munford, AL

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