Looking for an activity or two to do outdoors? You do not have to look any further! Tennessee Valley Weekend has pulled together a list of activities and place to do each! Check it out below!
Visit A Park
Brahan Spring Park
Plan a visit to Brahan State Park! Take advantage of its multi-use facility that can accommodate a variety of sports and activities.
Amenities: 169.62 Acres, Duck Pond, Baseball, Softball, Multi-Purpose Fields, Lighted Fields, Multiple Playgrounds, Restrooms, Concessions, Pavilion, Outdoor Volleyball, Splash Pad, Disc Golf
Address: 3771 Ivy Avenue SW, Huntsville, AL 35805
Phone: (256) 883-3736
Take A Hike
Land Trust of North Alabama
Land Trust offers over 50 miles of free, public trails for you to unwind and admire nature.
All trails close at sundown.
Harvest Square Nature Preserve: Harvest
Rainbow Mountain Nature Preserve: Madison
Green Mountain Nature Preserve: Huntsville
Monte Sano Nature Preserve: Huntsville
Wade Mountain Nature Preserve: Huntsville
Blevins Gap Nature Preserve: Owen Crossroads
Lake Guntersville State Park
Not only does it have fishing, but it pretty much has everything else you want to do outside as well! The park has a fishing center, an 18-hole championship golf course, a full-service restaurant, a beach complex with a rental pavilion and ample parking, outdoor swimming pool for hotel, cabin, and chalet guests, hiking trails, nature programs, a day-use area, and Screaming Eagle ziplines.
Address: 1157 Lodge Drive, Guntersville, AL 35976
Phone: (256) 571-5440
Star HB Farms
Located on Drake Mountain, Star HB Farms offers trail riders, of all skill levels, a variety of experiences. Plus, it has some of the best scenic outlooks of Huntsville!
Address: 4483 Juniper Drive NW, Huntsville, AL 35810
Phone: (256) 527-5399
Is skydiving on your bucket list? Is an adrenaline rush your thing? Regardless of your experience, go to Skydive Alabama!
Address: 231 County Road 1360, Vinemont, AL 35179
Phone: (256) 736-5553
Custom Archery Center
Take a visit to Custom Archery Center where you can find everything you are looking for when it comes to archery! You can take advantage of their full-service pro shop or their retail pro shop! Also, they offer classes in small groups and private lessons at their indoor range!
Address: 11305 Memorial Parkway S, Huntsville, AL 35803
Phone: (256) 650-6103
Visit a Hunting Preserve
Limestone Sporting Clay & Hunting Preserve
From sporting clay to shooting skeet to quail hunting and so much more, Limestone Sporting Clay and Hunting Preserve has you covered! Come enjoy a guided hunt or a day at the range!
Address: 28755 Coggins Road, Ardmore, AL 35739
Phone: (256) 423-6029
Go on a Golf Trip
RTJ Golf Trail at Hampton Cove
Right at the northern gateway to the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, is Hampton Cove. The 54-hole facility has an unique terrain that changes drastically from one side to the other. Hampton Cove offers three courses: The Highlands, The River and The Short Course for you to enjoy!
Address: 450 Old Highway 431, Owen Crossroads, AL 35763
Phone: (256) 551-1818
Paintball Phoenix Division
Take a trip to Paintball Phoenix Division in Athens to experience a variety of scenarios at the re-designed fields! It will be a day of fun for skill levels!
Address: 24970 US -72, Athens, AL 35613
Phone: (256) 232-9599
Visit A Zoo
Harmony Park Safari
Pile everyone in the car and drive on over to experience wild life like you never have before! Drive through the park or get out and see the kangaroo habit or reptile room – there is plenty to see and even more to learn!
Address: 431 Clouds Cove Road, Huntsville, AL 35803
Phone: (256) 723-3880
Beaver Creek Speedway
Feel the need for speed? Beaver Creek offers racing classes and races every week for various age and experience levels. Take a spin on the 1-5 clay oval track!
Address: 1197 Monroe Road, Toney, Alabama 35773
Phone: (256) 278-0770
See The Inside Of A Cave
Tumbling Rock Cave Preserve
Have you ever been inside of a cave? Enjoy visiting caves? You have to go to Tumbling Rock Cave! It is over 6 miles long and is primarily a walking passage. They make it very easy for beginners to know exactly what to do and to expect, from what to wear to how to obtain a permit!
Address: 2916 Co Road, Fackler, AL 35746
Zipline over Lake Guntersville
Adrenaline junkie? Bucket List? Whatever you reason, you have to see Lake Guntersville State Park from the air!
Address: 1155 Lodge Drive, Guntersville, AL 35976
Phone: (256) 886-2517
Take A Tour
Huntsville Breakfast Trolley Tour
Enjoy your breakfast on a trolley bus while touring downtown Huntsville and the Twickenham historic district.
Address: 109 Gates Avenue, Huntsville, AL 35801
Phone: (256) 535-6564
Lake Guntersville Boat Rentals
Visit Lake Gunterville and make your trip to the lake one to remember! You can rent boats, waterskis, fishing poles and inner tubes for a day full of fun!
Address: 351 Marina Road, Guntersville, AL 35976
Phone: (256) 701-2304
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