We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Land Trust of North Alabama

Features Animals
2707 Artie St SW Ste 6, Huntsville, AL 35805-4769
+1 256-534-5263
Review Highlights
Awesome hiking!!!

We lived on the edge of the land trust and would hike 4-7 times a week. It is really an awesome... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Benbrook, Texas
Hike to beautiful waterfall

There are several Land Trust areas in Huntsville. The Land Trust either buys or receives parcels... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Eddie P
Huntsville, Alabama
Read all 34 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Enjoy hiking, biking, picnicking, and horseback riding on 40+ miles of trails offered by Alabama’s first land trust: the Land Trust of North Alabama. Three Nature Preserves - each larger than Central Park and all within Huntsville city limits – are open dawn to dusk. Focusing on land preservation and conservation, fresh water resource protection, environmental education, and guided hike series outreach. Don’t miss the Moon Dance and Concerts at Three Caves!
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“monte sano” (6 reviews)
“alms house” (2 reviews)
2707 Artie St SW Ste 6, Huntsville, AL 35805-4769
+1 256-534-5263
Write a ReviewReviews (34)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 8 July 2017

We lived on the edge of the land trust and would hike 4-7 times a week. It is really an awesome place to hike. We really loved going early in the morning, when it was just light enough to see. Lots of rocks that aren't...More

Thank TriMeat
Reviewed 26 May 2017

There are several Land Trust areas in Huntsville. The Land Trust either buys or receives parcels of land as donations to be maintained as natural areas. There is one on Green Mountain just past the Madison County Nature Trail (maybe a mile or less) that...More

2  Thank Eddie P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The land Trust is beautiful. The trails are well maintained. The trails run along a creek that adds so much to the walk. You often can hear owls at dusk, see deer feeding on the trail, and discover the history of Huntsville on the mountain....More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I went with my hb & dog. Some trials are even enough so I could wear just sneakers. The address listed above is not the address where I parked my car: I parked at a pull off on the right side of road before Monte...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We did the Fagan Trail.......its rocky going down at the beginning. We hiked to the springs and took other trails back to the top. Was fun little hike.

Thank Lori N
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We hiked the Alms House and Fagan Springs trails, well maintained and very well marked. Many trails intersect and the signposts are spot on! Lots of rock formations

Thank ac17ron
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We hike on a lot of the Land Trust trails and continue to be impressed by the variety of scenery. Some of our favorites include Fagin Springs, Old Railroad Bed, Young Kennedy (South of water line), Bill & Marion Certain, Rainbow Mountain/JaMooko Loop and Wade...More

1  Thank GWolf109
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We walked from the parking area along the Alms House trail to the 3 caves. It was nice to be in the shade for most of the walk but it was still hot. Bring water and good shoes. The 3 caves were closed with a...More

Thank Lorrie K
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Plenty of space to walk or bike. Plenty of parking. Very relaxing place. Usually, not crowded. Family friendly.

Thank James N
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Just short drive west of town, several trails converge near parking/ picnic area. Partially following railroad path trail leads to waterfall and scenic views.

1  Thank YogimomSK
Nearby HotelsSee all 53 hotels in Huntsville
Red Carpet Inn
3 reviews
.32 km away
Ramada Inn
4 reviews
1.42 km away
SpringHill Suites Huntsville Downtown
404 reviews
1.90 km away
Homewood Suites by Hilton Huntsville-Downtown
516 reviews
1.94 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Farm Burger Huntsville
85 reviews
.63 km away
City Cafe Diner
216 reviews
.31 km away
Cracker Barrel
46 reviews
.37 km away
Whole Foods Market
21 reviews
.76 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment
124 reviews
1.08 km away
Straight to Ale Taproom
74 reviews
1.39 km away
Parkway Place
23 reviews
.46 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
11 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Debra C | Reviewed this property |
this place is soo very big, I'm sure no ranger wood mind. BTW, my hb found on old dump in the woods at the Land Trust & found a beer can to add to his collection.
31 March 2017|
Response from Debra C | Reviewed this property |
no cost. However it costs $5 to go to Monte Sano State Park.
LaDonna M
22 June 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from clemson_grad79 | Reviewed this property |
The Land trust has a website that might provide information on horse trails. I have never seen any on the land trust trails though. There is a trail that does allow horses that starts just north of Athens and goes to almost... More