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Birmingham, Alabama Trails and Maps

Looking for the best trails around Birmingham, Alabama? Find the top rated trails in Birmingham, whether you're looking an easy walking path or a long bike trail, you'll find what you're looking for. Click on a trail below to find trail descriptions, trail maps, photos, and reviews.
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Homewood Shades Creek Greenway

2.6 miles
Homewood Shades Creek Greenway will one day stretch 6 miles through Homewood, a southern suburb of Birmingham. Currently, 2.6 miles are complete paralleling Lakeshore Drive and the wooded banks of Shades Creek. In the future, it will reach Jemison ...
Asphalt

Horse Creek Trail

3.2 miles
The Alabama Department of Transportation used Transportation Enhancements funds (see www.enhancements.org for more on Transportation Enhancements funding) to construct a rail-trail in Dora, Alabama. This project consists of 2.2 miles of a 12-foot ...
Asphalt
Dirt

Jones Valley Trail

0.5 miles
The Jones Valley Trail near downtown Birmingham stretches a half mile along 1st Avenue South from 25th Street to 32nd Street. Following a former railroad corridor, the paved, tree-lined rail-trail will connect with the developing Rotary Trail, ...
Asphalt

Railroad Park Rail Trail

0.4 miles
Railroad Park is an 8-block recreational public space in downtown Birmingham that celebrates the city's railroad culture both past and present. It borders active railroad lines that transverse the city from east to west, and has elevated vantage ...
Asphalt

Rotary Trail

0.5 miles
Although only a half mile, the Rotary Trail in downtown Birmingham will link two of the city's unique attractions. On its western end, the 19-acres Railroad Park offers a rail-trail, skate park, playground, and overlooks for trainspotting and ...
Concrete

Vulcan Trail

1 miles
Birmingham's mile-long Vulcan Trail scales the ridge of 1,025-foot Red Mountain. In summer, the tree-lined trail offers cool respite from the heat, while bare winter trees yield city views. Best of all, it takes little effort to enjoy this breathtaking ...
Asphalt