Discover Alabama's Hidden Places.

Alabama is home to a variety of outdoors landscapes. From seaside vistas to mountaintop overlooks, you are sure to find the right destination for your next hiking or backpacking trip. Pack your backpack and experience one of the Alabama many state parks, forests, preserves, or land trusts. Find your next adventure in one of our favorite destinations or in our ever evolving list of great trails.

Top Destination 2017

Cheaha Mountain, often called Mount Cheaha, is the highest natural point in the U.S. state of Alabama. At the peak is beautiful Cheaha State Park. With its rustic CCC era cabins, fine restruant dinning, and scenic overlooks; the park is a great day or weekend destination. Bald Rock offers a majestic view of the surrounding countryside. Plan your trip today.

Mt. Cheaha State Park


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Civilian Conservation Corp In Alabama

The CCC in Alabama strung more than 1,800 miles of telephone lines, built over 3,000 miles of roads and truck trails, planted just over 60,000 trees and built 659 bridges. However, there most impressive accomplishment is rock work which can been seen throughout our state parks. Learn more about there works in Alabama.

Desoto State Park


"The beauty and charm of the wilderness are his for the asking, for the edges of the wilderness lie close beside the beaten roads of the present travel."
Theodore Roosevelt