Huntsville, Alabama (AL) Trails & Maps

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  • Aldridge Creek Greenway

    State: AL
    Length: 3.5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete

    This paved greenway trail is well maintained and follows Aldridge Creek, running parallel to Bailey Cove Road, from Mountain Gap Road to Green Cove Road. There are proposals to extend the greenway north of Mountain Gap Road. Rabbits, turtles ...
  • Atwood Linear Park

    State: AL
    Length: 0.8 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    Atwood Linear Park provides a short north-south route in southeastern Huntsville near the Flemington Heights and Willowbrook communities. Turn right (east) on 4 Mile Post Road from the trail's northern terminus and you will shortly arrive ...
  • Big Cove Creek Greenway

    State: AL
    Length: 2.8 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete

    The Big Cove Creek Greenway travels nearly 3 miles through eastern Huntsville, connecting the Hampton Cove and Cove Creek communities with the natural habitats surrounding Big Cove Creek. Trail-goers will enjoy views of the creek, forests, swamps ...
  • Decatur Trail

    State: AL
    Length: 5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Crushed Stone, Gravel

    Much of the Decatur Biking and Running/Walking Trail is asphalt, and some is on-street, but at Point Mallard Park it turns into a shady, well-maintained gravel trail over smooth terrain. Currently, the distance between Point Mallard and Rhodes ...
  • Flint River Greenway (AL)

    State: AL
    Length: 1.8 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete

    The Flint River Greenway is a scenic trail through the Hays Nature Preserve, a wooded area where deer, rabbits, birds and other wildlife are abundant. Here, you can enjoy hiking, biking, fishing, horseback riding and picnicking. At its northern ...
  • Gateway Greenway

    State: AL
    Length: 0.7 miles
    Surface: Concrete

    Although less than a mile long, the Gateway Greenway's location in downtown Huntsville means it offers many interesting and unique things to see and do. The trail begins in Veterans Park, dedicated to honoring veterans and those who have lost ...
  • Indian Creek Greenway (AL)

    State: AL
    Length: 3.6 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Concrete

    The Indian Creek Greenway, currently in two segments, runs along Huntsville's western border with the city of Madison. Future plans call for connecting the two segments and extending the trail north to Old Monrovia Road for a total of 6 miles. The ...
  • Little Cove Road Greenway

    State: AL
    Length: 5 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Little Cove Road Greenway begins at Hampton Cove Elementary in eastern Huntsville. Here, the trail connects to the Big Cove Creek Greenway, which can take you north along the scenic waterway, or south to the Hays Nature Preserve. From ...
  • Mountain Goat Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: TN
    Length: 1.8 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The first phase of the Mountain Goat Trail runs for approximately 1.8 miles, connecting Sewanee with St. Andrews. There are plans to continue the Mountain Goat Trail another 14 miles, from Sewanee through Monteagle to Tracy City. The railroad ...
  • Old Railroad Bed Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: AL
    Length: 2 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone, Dirt

    Boasting an intriguing history, the Old Railroad Bed Trail (a.k.a., Monte Sano Railroad Trail) follows one of the country's oldest, and shortest-lived, rail corridors. In the late 1800s, as yellow fever raged in Atlanta, a hotel was built atop ...
  • Redstone Arsenal Fitness Trail

    State: AL
    Length: 6.2 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The 6.2 mile fitness trail is located on the Redstone Arsenal MWR and circles three-quarters of the way around Madkin Mountain. It is a paved jogging trail of which over half is build on a former rail bed. There is an additional 1.5-mile spur ...
  • Richard Martin Trail

    Rail-Trail

    State: AL
    Length: 10.2 miles
    Surface: Crushed Stone, Gravel

    The Richard Martin Trail (a.k.a., Limestone Rail-Trail) is best accessed mid-route from a trailhead in the town of Elkmont, where you'll find parking, good signage, a historic depot (used for community activities), a refurbished railcar, a place ...
  • Swan Creek Greenway

    State: AL
    Length: 2.3 miles
    Surface: Asphalt, Gravel

    The Swan Creek Greenway Trail offers natural beauty as winds its way through the forest along Swan Creek. Trail-goers will enjoy views of a covered bridge, gentle rapids and glimpses of wildlife. The first half-mile of the trail's northern end ...
  • Tennessee River Greenway

    State: AL
    Length: 0.8 miles
    Surface: Asphalt

    The Tennessee River Greenway is a short, but scenic, route in southern Huntsville with a forested area on one side and the river on the other. The trailhead at Ditto Landing offers a great place to access the river to swim, fish and boat, or ...
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