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Address: 2707 Artie Street SW Ste 6, Huntsville, AL 35805
Phone Number: 256-534-5263
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Description: Enjoy hiking, biking, picnicking, and horseback riding on 40+ miles of...
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!
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Great natural space...

This is one of Huntsville's true gems. A park environment with miles and miles of trails, butting up against Monte Sano State Park and other natural areas. Definitely worth a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
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Huntsville, Alabama
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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This is one of Huntsville's true gems. A park environment with miles and miles of trails, butting up against Monte Sano State Park and other natural areas. Definitely worth a visit and more importantly your support.

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Madison, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 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 scenes...in the woods!

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Huntsville, Alabama
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 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 the trails are not really that well marked. Sometimes you need to really keep a... More 

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New Market, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 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 told the historic marker is missing too. Called the Land Trust office and was expecting... More 

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north_alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 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 good portion of the day hiking all the trails. There was some small creeks flowing... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 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.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 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 Trailhead in Madison, AL. All feature good but primitive (un-paved) hiking trails. Numerous trails wind... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 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.

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Madison, Alabama
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566 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 341 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 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 and scout out additional trails for our next visit. Folks planning on a visit should... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 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.

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Address: Address: 2707 Artie Street SW Ste 6, Huntsville, AL 35805
Phone Number: 256-534-5263
Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Huntsville

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