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5 Rivers - Alabama's Delta Resource Center

30945 Five Rivers Blvd, Spanish Fort, AL 36527-9326
+1 251-625-0814
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LOVE FIVE RIVERS !!!!!

Five Rivers has it all, from hiking paths to interactive areas for the kids ( and grownups too... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Donovan C
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Daphne, United States
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Locals' Treasure

From the Gift Center near the entrance to the hiking trails that wind throughout the property, the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
848friedar
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Spanish Fort, Alabama
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Where the Mobile, Spanish, Tensaw, Apalachee and Blakeley rivers flow into Mobile Bay stands an incredible facility for outdoor recreation, conservation and land stewardship in Alabama: 5 Rivers. It's the ultimate place to begin your adventure into over 250,000 acres of scenic waterways, woods and wetlands. Or, simply soak up the natural beauty and history of the region with plenty to do and see at the facility itself.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“live animals” (7 reviews)
“boat tour” (8 reviews)
“gift shop” (14 reviews)
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30945 Five Rivers Blvd, Spanish Fort, AL 36527-9326
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"several buildings"
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"mobile bay"
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"kayak launch"
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"plants and animals"
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"private parties"
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"interesting place to visit"
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"great wildlife"
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"walking trails"
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"conference center"
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"business meeting"
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"great family"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Five Rivers has it all, from hiking paths to interactive areas for the kids ( and grownups too ), this area is a gem for hands on education about the Delta area. There is a Delta boat tour also. We always take our out of...More

Thank Donovan C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the Gift Center near the entrance to the hiking trails that wind throughout the property, the kayakers departure point to pontoon boat guided Delta tours, picnicking along the rivers to the classrooms for both meetings and seminars, the history building with formerly live animals...More

Thank 848friedar
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Reviewed January 15, 2018

The 5 Rivers facility has several buildings. As you drive in, the first building you encounter is the gift store which has a lot of interesting merchandise. Then as you drive further into the park you pass the WildNative tour building and continue to the...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

Lovely spot on the river delta, with lovely short walks through the woods, and several buildings with different exhibits. There are baby alligators in the gift shop and one of the other main buildings, as well as owls, a kestrel, lizards, snakes, fish, crabs, turtles,...More

Thank Meriah C
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

An amazing story of how this area was a refuge during the last ice age and became the nursery providing the launch place to spread plants and animals again as the ice retreated. It is reported to still have the most variety of plants and...More

Thank Ontario76
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Reviewed December 13, 2017

It doesn't cost anything to visit, which is a bonus on vacation. Lots of animals (live and stuffed) to see. The staff was very knowledgeable and gave lots of info on the animals in the center as well as those outside. Check out the tortoises...More

Thank Jamie V
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Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

My friend who comes to Mobile always goes to this gift shop...and has brought me several nice gifts. I needed to find something cute for my 6 yr. old grandson; so we went over there and I found just what I wanted. A cute stuffed...More

Thank Sharonholsomback
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Booked the delta eco boat tour on spec. Glad we did as this was a really enjoyable morning. Chris and Jamie clearly love what they do as are excellent guides. Fantastic knowledge of the local waterways and its varied wildlife. Would recommend this as something...More

Thank Madster01
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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

We drove thru on our way to a tour. Very clean and pretty. Alot of information is available and everyone likes to share it.

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

Had a great time checking out the museum and gift shop. Pontoon boat tour was very good. A must see if you want to know about the delta.

Thank James B
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