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Beautiful Get Away from it all Place

This was our first visit to a State Park so were a little surprised at the $37 fee for the RV, but... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
2x2wheel
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Toronto, Canada
Tranquility Lake & Rusted Roof Barn Horseback Riding

My wife & I traveled to Pelham, AL, in January to meet friends & attend a minor-pro hockey game... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JMCSTL
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was our first visit to a State Park so were a little surprised at the $37 fee for the RV, but generally the park was great..too bad it was too cold to enjoy most of the amenities except for the mountain biking. The staff...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife & I traveled to Pelham, AL, in January to meet friends & attend a minor-pro hockey game. As I looking for a local hotel that suited us, I stumbled on the option of staying for 2 nights in a cabin in Oak Mountain...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JMCSTL
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

Oak Mountain is a fabulous state park in a state sometimes hostile to public spaces. It has a Great Lake, waterfalls, and miles of hiking trails. I have always felt safe at Oak Mountain and the hobby farm is not to be missed if you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Walk, canoe, ride, swim, fish, hike, picnic, play, or stay over night. They truly have it all. There is a small entrance fee and bring cash for that and any vending machines. Stop by Piggly Wiggly or Publix for a picnic lunch and you will...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2018

For a State run golf course it was a good experience. The course was in good condition and it was challenging but not over bearing. The price was right a the staff was very helpful. If your in the area and need to get out...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mfwich
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We had a two night cabin stay at Oak Mountain State Park. It was so peaceful and what a surprise that there were life jackets and canoes to use for people staying in the cabins. We made use of them once and had so much...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sue L
Reviewed 4 November 2018

It was niceWe stayed in the cabins kids did the walk in the true how much fell over the side also went to a petting zoo people were nice and didn’t get to see everything golfing was OK

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Park in huge with a lot of things to see. A must visit during the summer. I was there around Independence Day and it was vendors at the beach area selling food and souvenirs. It's a awesome place to visit at least once in your...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank aaron k
Reviewed 17 October 2018

I went to Oak Mountain State Park with an outdoor group from Memphis on a (long) day trip. We hiked two loops, the water falls 1-ish mile loop and a much longer loop up to the Kings Chair Overlook. First, it's $5/person to enter the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Doug C
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Love, love this park. So much to do! Seriously we never can get to everything it has to offer in one weekend! Beach, biking, bmx, hiking, nature center, archery, kayaking, waterfalls so much. Tons of scheduled activities also. As far as the campground, the staff...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Roxanne A
3 November 2018|
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Response from Todd787 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I assume so. Most of the campsites are rather large and I don't see any reason why two tents wouldn't be okay. But I'd call just to get the official answer.
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Emilie G
28 July 2018|
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Response from tonysF2885UZ | Reviewed this property |
We drove thru to just look at the park on July 4th. We were in the area so I decided to go and check it out. We arrived around noon and it appeared to be packing with people. I would say it all depends on when you decide to... More
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Lisa W
30 May 2018|
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Response from goobert | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a huge lake where you can go kayaking, swimming , fishing, paddle boating etc
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