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Red Mountain Park

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Aerial adventure course

Spring break road trip landed us in Birmingham and a stop at Red Mountain Park. We registered... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jessica P
Plainfield, Illinois
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Perfect Way to Spend a Sunny Afternoon (Love the Ropes Course & Zipline!)

My boys and I love Red Mountain. We have tried all of the adventures (ropes course, zipline... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spring break road trip landed us in Birmingham and a stop at Red Mountain Park. We registered online for the Beanstalk aerial adventure course and had a blast. Dre and D were excellent guides and kept us entertained while also giving us encouragement to try...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jessica P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boys and I love Red Mountain. We have tried all of the adventures (ropes course, zipline, climbing wall) and they were all great ways to spend an afternoon. The adventure guides are really fun and they do a great job with safety. We also...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank unboundfamilytravels
Reviewed January 25, 2019

Red Mountain park is a great place for a hike. There's so much history here as you wind your way up and down the mountain. You will pass old mines and see the remains of the buildings when this was an active mining location and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank cherig2017
Reviewed January 12, 2019

My Friend and I tried to do the Mega Zip Line the first week of Dec. but the zip line was closed. We did not understand why. Until we arrived and realize the problem was Wasp's! The zip line had to be shut down in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank movingforward2016
Reviewed November 26, 2018

There are a lot of adventures you can pay to do on this visit, but we opted to not. Great spaces for hiking, perfect for my seven-year-old to run energy without disturbing too many other folks along the trail. Be sure to pack you some...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank cubscoutmomga
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

All of the reviews that I have read that say terrible are about the zip lining. That shows you how awful it is. The zip lining crew is inexcusable and unbelievable. Me and my friends along with @Regina P went to go zip lining for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I went to go ziplining for one of our birthdays. The first time we went, we got the gear on and everything,but when we got up there, there was a huge wasp nest! We ended up not being able to go, and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Regina P
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

My 10 year old and I did the 2 hour guided hike with Monica. She was amazing! She has so much information to share and is so enthusiastic about the park and her role. The park has a very interesting history and she shared much...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank kretpa
Reviewed October 22, 2018

We went here on a last minute decision. Had a morning free before our flight and we are so glad we ended up at Red Mountain. The trails are very clean and well marked. Lots of puppies- so if you have a dog it's a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank christinaf982
Reviewed October 18, 2018

This whole park is pretty cool. We hiked out a little ways to a couple different areas we didnt hike a lot. I liked this park a lot even thought it does appear to be close to a populated area once you hike back a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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miranda r
May 5, 2018|
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Response from taylorr559 | Reviewed this property |
No admissions fee required
February 27, 2016|
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Response from Robin P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have portajohns at the beginning of the trails and i have found them to be very clean. Permanent restrooms are planned for the future.