Visiting Forrest Gump

Bayou La Batre Alabama

Visiting Forrest Gump Bayou La Batre Alabama Bayou La Batre is mesmerizing. As soon as you arrive at the first traffic light (one of two) at Highway 188 and Padgett Switch Road, it’s not hard to let yourself reminisce about days and places long gone. Speed limit signs in Bayou La Batre need to be replaced […]

Childersburg’s DeSoto Caverns

Hour-long guided cavern tours are offered for a fee and overnight packages for groups of 25 or more are available with reservations. The tours are 1/3-mile long and are wheelchair and stroller accessible. The park offers a number of annual events, including an Easter Light Show, a Christmas Light Show, and a Valentine’s Light Show. DeSoto Caverns are open year round.

Kymulga Grist Mill and Covered Bridge

Kymulga Grist Mill and Covered Bridge near Childersburg Alabama is a peaceful retreat off the beaten path. Both structures are listed on the National Register of Historic Places and date back to the to the Civil War. The historic Kymulga Grist Mill is located in the Kymulga Grist Mill, Park, and Covered Bridge historic park on Talladega Creek near Childersburg, Talladega County.

Mooresville Alabama

Mooresville Alabama is one of the oldest incorporated towns in Alabama, having been incorporated on November 16, 1818, when Alabama was still a Territory. It was named for early settlers, Robert and William Moore who located on land which became the site of Mooresville.

Gilliland-Reese Covered Bridge

Gilliland-Reese Covered Bridge | Gadsden AL | Etowah County Alabama

Gilliland-Reese Covered Bridge Gadsden Alabama Etowah County Alabama The Gilliland-Reese Covered Bridge, more simply known as Gilliland’s Covered Bridge, is a locally owned wooden covered bridge that spans a small pond nearBlack Creek in Etowah County, Alabama, United States. It is located at Noccalula Falls Park off Noccalula Road (State Route 211) in the city of Gadsden. Coordinates are 34°02′21.79″N 86°01′26.93″W (34.039386, -86.024147). Noccalula Falls Park is […]

Walls Of Jericho

Walls of Jericho Looking In To The Gorge

The Forever Wild Walls of Jericho Trail System. Located within the Forever Wild Walls of Jericho Tract in Hytop, Alabama.

Little River Canyon National Preserve

Little River Canyon National Preserve

The river and canyon have formed a wild and rugged landscape that allows for a range of peaceful and challenging recreational opportunities. The river supports world-class whitewater paddling and the canyon supports exceptional climbing opportunities. The opportunity for hiking, swimming, and fishing in natural areas away from city life are exemplified at Martha’s Falls and Canyon Mouth.

Wetumpka Crater

Wetumpka Crater Wetumpka Alabama Elmore County Alabama   The Wetumpka impact crater is the only confirmed impact crater in Alabama, United States. It is located east of downtown Wetumpka in Elmore County. The crater is 4.7 miles (7.6 km) in diameter and its age is estimated to be about 83 million years old (late Cretaceous),[1] based on fossils found in the youngest disturbed deposits, which belong […]