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Great hiking near Birmingham

What an unexpected find so close to Birmingham! Oak Mountain State Park was a great way to spend a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie L
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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We were in the area so I decided to visit and have a loose. It seemed to be a very nice place with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tony S
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Seminary, Mississippi
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1100 Terrace Drive, Pelham, AL 35124
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an unexpected find so close to Birmingham! Oak Mountain State Park was a great way to spend a day. Although it was hot (which is to be expected for a July day in Alabama), the trails were well shaded and pleasant in the morning....More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the area so I decided to visit and have a loose. It seemed to be a very nice place with activities for all. I would recommend that you give it a try yourself.

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oak Mountain State Park has everything any outdoor enthusiast could want. The golf course while sometimes crowded is very enjoyable to play, and for those looking for water activities there are 3 lakes offering paddle boats, canoes, Jon boats, fishing and a sandy beach to...More

Thank T S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So many activities are available: fishing, golf, equestrian center, hiking trails, camping, or cabins to rent. All types of restaurants, activities, shopping within minutes of park.

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

We rented a cabin at Oak Mountain State Park for two nights in June and loved every minute. We could watch turtles swim in the lake from our porch swing, and the cabin was super clean and spacious. We rode bikes on the hilly roads...More

Thank Joette C
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Local friends directed us to this park for some day hiking. It was very hot even though the trails were largely shaded. We started on the white trail from the North Trailhead, veered off at Lake Tranquility to walk around the lake, then connected to...More

Thank SchnauzerBridget
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Just south of Birmingham and fairly easy to find. Surprised to find the park so nice (that close to a major city) and so large. The park is almost a thousand acres with lakes, hiking and biking trails, a beautiful golf course and so much...More

1  Thank Todd787
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped for one night on our drive from Mobile to Nashville. The campground is about 10 miles or so off I-65 but, well worth the drive. We were Walk-ins, arrived on a Monday and there were ample sites. The Check-in process went smooth and...More

Thank sally s
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We had fun . It was nice . They had some electrical issues in some parts. Our site was full hook up. They only have 30 amps . The bathhouses were a night mare . Nasty . Lucky we have a full shower . But...More

1  Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped here between Mobile and Atlanta to break up the drive. Drove to the lookouts, did a very tiny bit of hiking (it was hot!!) and watched a storm coming in. Went to the rehabilitation centre and paddled in the lake here. Beautiful, friendly...More

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30 May 2018|
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Response from goober t | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a huge lake where you can go kayaking, swimming , fishing, paddle boating etc
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Cassandra S
15 September 2017|
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Response from KFB0818 | Reviewed this property |
During our time there with a 41 ft bumper pull triple slide, I made a note of the following sites that would be good for us. A18 A19 A21 A29 A30 A26a28 A3 Look on their map and see how it's laid out. Plan your entry well I... More
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Bridget L
9 July 2017|
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Response from P3902RQwilliamp | Reviewed this property |
yes, you can bring in your own horses into the park. when i was last there they had lost their contract with their wrangeler.
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