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Land Trust of North Alabama

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The LandTrust has maintained the trail system in the Huntsville Community so well. There is hiking... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2015
LeighChristian1
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Madison, Alabama
Hiking with a group

We went on a hike to Green Mtn. The group was anyone who showed up-advertised in paper. There were... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2014
Nancy R
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Huntsville, Alabama
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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...more
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2707 Artie St SW Ste 6, Huntsville, AL 35805-4769
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Reviewed 14 March 2015

The LandTrust has maintained the trail system in the Huntsville Community so well. There is hiking for all skill levels and the true beauty of our community is hidden on these trails. I encourage everyone to take time and enjoy the beauty - behind the...More

3  Thank LeighChristian1
Reviewed 8 February 2015

My husband and I like to hike here even more than in the state park! (And only partly because there's no fee!) The trails are great and I like that it feels more natural and off the beaten path. The downside of this is that...More

1  Thank Anna P
Reviewed 29 January 2015

So far all the trails I've been on have been very well maintained, marked and worth the time to hike. Only complaint I could have is the Trough Springs trail, trail markers soon disappear, and I never made it to the historic sight. I was...More

2  Thank Jgreenway151
Reviewed 28 December 2014

We hiked the Railroad Bed trail on Monte Sano Preserve and found the trails to be well marked and reasonably traversed by most people of average walking abilities. Several trails exist of various lengths. Paved parking lot and not overly busy. One could spend a...More

1  Thank clemson_grad79
Reviewed 14 July 2014

We went on a hike to Green Mtn. The group was anyone who showed up-advertised in paper. There were different ages, levels of fitness, even two 11 year olds and we all kept up and got along.

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 10 June 2014

The North Alabama Land Trust is comprised of several different properties: Wade Mountain Preserve north of Huntsville near the Toyota plant; Blevins Gap Preserve off Carl T. Jones drive between Jones Valley and Hampton Cove; Monte Sano Preserve on Monte Sano mountain; and Rainbow Mountain...More

5  Thank Ussafs3
Reviewed 16 April 2014

The Land Trust Trails are well maintained, and the views are great. Trails vary from easy to difficult and vary in distance. Such an asset to the area.

Thank 343laceyt
Reviewed 10 March 2014

On an early March Saturday morning we traversed the Wildflower Trail adjaent Fagan Creek. I imagine the flowers will appear with the onset of spring but I enjoyed my hike just the same. We took the opportunity to find a few of the local geocaches...More

Thank kkibby43
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Beautiful scenery and views; trails well maintained and marked; guided hikes offered; summer hikes for kids get them outdoors in the fresh air; great asset to the area.

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 5 December 2013

We went hiking at Rainbow Mountain Trail. It was beautiful. You can see lots of rock formation, and the trail is challenging, we had to hop between rocks and it was fun. The trail head parking lot is blocked now, but we parked on the...More

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Chrissie P
24 September 2018|
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Response from abneyt | Reviewed this property |
The Land Trust has a website (it won't let me link here). Do a search for The Land Trust of North Alabama and click on the explore icon for the locations. You can also look up individual trails on All Trails.
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GiselaJ19
11 August 2017|
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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.
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Kimberlyhenderso
31 March 2017|
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Response from Debra C | Reviewed this property |
no cost. However it costs $5 to go to Monte Sano State Park.
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