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.

Talladega National Forest

Closed Now: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Review Highlights
Nice views

Nice views there. The scenic drive is good but a bit too long. The recommanded stops are nice to... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Lyon, France
via mobile
Nice scenic drive

Nice scenic drive through the mountains of eastern Alabama. It is adjacent to Cheaha state park... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2017
Atlanta, Georgia
via mobile
Read all 22 reviews
All photos (25)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Aug 3, 2018
“Nice views”
Jul 28, 2018
“Waterfall Hike in Vast Forest”
Closed Now
Hours Today: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Childersburg, AL 35044
+1 256-463-2272
Improve This Listing
Reviews (22)
Filter reviews
22 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
See what travelers are saying:
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 22 reviews
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice views there. The scenic drive is good but a bit too long. The recommanded stops are nice to enjoy tye view !

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Philoute69
Reviewed July 28, 2018

This place is a vast area of forest. We stayed at Cheaha and took a short trip into the National Forest for a hike to a waterfall. We did wait for the rain to taper down before our hike. We would like to come back...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank scoutdreams
Reviewed December 27, 2017

While we enjoyed staying at Hollins hunters camp and the little bit of hiking we did, many of the trails we attempted are not well marked and signage is not accurate. Many trails are difficult to follow. There is beautiful scenery, but it would be...More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank lrltshw
Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

chinnabee silent trail was closed when we arrived to hike it. we drove on around and found cave creek trail. signage is absolutely horrid in AL..the forest is beautiful but being informed of where you are is imperative when traversing/hiking an area, especially when there...More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank allsheewrote
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We just drove though on Hwy 25. The road was great and the scenery was absolutely beautiful. So glad our forefathers had the vision to insure the safety of some of our country's natural habitat!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank SLW_7
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

A natural gem of the state. Beautiful protected timber forest. Interesting topography. Mostly well kept roads for access. Will visit again in the Fall.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank cookrman
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

Perfect stop on our summer road trip. We stayed the night in Oxford on our way to Kansas. The Forest was one exit away & easy to get to. We followed the GPS to Cheaha State Park. We stopped at two scenic look outs on...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank LisaAnnC
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Nice scenic drive through the mountains of eastern Alabama. It is adjacent to Cheaha state park. Great for a weekend trip.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank PeachBelle8288
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

It is a beautiful place to take family and kids. It's peaceful and relaxing. Lots to see and enjoy. Lots of wildlife and very beautiful.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed May 5, 2017

They have several walking trails that cover distances from 2 miles to 10 miles or more. If you are in the area and like hiking this is a good place.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ed S
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Key West Inn
13 reviews
10.84 miles away
Red Roof Inn & Suites Oxford
72 reviews
10.93 miles away
Econo Lodge
133 reviews
10.94 miles away
Motel 6 Anniston AL
55 reviews
10.96 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 22 nearby restaurants
Cheaha State Park Restaurant - VISTA CLIFFSIDE
126 reviews
2.97 miles away
Big Daddy's Bar-b-q
14 reviews
8.82 miles away
Partner's Pit Barbeque
17 reviews
10.62 miles away
5 reviews
8.41 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4 nearby attractions
Cheaha State Park
304 reviews
2.97 miles away
Oxford Performing Arts Center
58 reviews
11.79 miles away
Choccolocco Park
24 reviews
11.06 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
August 29, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from scoutdreams | Reviewed this property |
I would contact Cheaha State Park for help since the park is adjacent to the forest.
Kathryn R
June 8, 2016|
Response from bippik | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Day's Inn in Childersburg and it was clean and quiet.