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“Animals best thing here”

Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve
Ranked #23 of 96 things to do in Birmingham
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This 1,000-acre oasis in downtown Birmingham attracts birdwatchers, hikers and nature lovers to its 11 miles of hiking and walking trails, nature center with native animals, picnic area, gardens, gift shop and special sunset hikes with wine and cheese or moonlight treks with music.
Reviewed April 6, 2007

I hiked the Marian Harnach Nature Trail which was okay but nothing special. The best thing here are the beautiful owls caged outside and the turtles and snakes located in the visitor's center. Another good thing is that it was free. Tip: Bring plenty of bug spray and watch your step because there are many branches and other obstacles on the trail. In addition, follow the directions to Ruffner Mountain from their website. This is not the best part of town. You don't want to get lost here. I visited Ruffner Mountain in April 2007.

5  Thank birdlady07
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Reviewed January 18, 2015
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