Enjoy the greater outdoors.

Get up, get out and get ready to be amazed at what you’ll experience on our trails, waterways, greenspaces and golf courses.

The Outdoors in Birmingham

The breathtaking natural beauty is just the beginning. Add to that the seemingly countless activities and mild year-round climate and you’ll see why getting out in Birmingham is everything an outdoor adventure should be.

Featured Outdoors In Birmingham
Outdoors Red Mountain Park

1,500 acres along the Red Mountain Ridge includes over 15 miles of trails, two city overlooks, three tree houses, a dog park, and adventures like the Vulcan Materials Zip Trip and Kaul Adventure Tower.

People are screaming our praises.

Zip lines, rope bridges and mountaintop overlooks are just a few of the things to get your adrenaline pumping around here.

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Name Type Phone Neighborhood Website
Alabama Adventure & Splash Adventure Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 481-4750 BESSEMER/WEST www.alabamasplash.com
Ruffner Mountain Nature Center Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 833-8264 AIRPORT www.ruffnermountain.org
Moss Rock Preserve Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 444-7866 HOOVER/VESTAVIA www.hooveral.org/Index.aspx?NID=214
DeSoto Caverns Family Fun Park Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (256) 378-7252 280 www.desotocavernspark.com
Legion Field Outdoors, Parks/Recreation 205-254-2391 Ticket Office BESSEMER/WEST www.informationbirmingham.com/legion-field.aspx
Hoover Climbing & Adventure – Finley Center Parks/Recreation HOOVER/VESTAVIA www.hoovermetcomplex.com/finley-center/
Civil Axe Throwing Outdoors (205) 730-6739 LAKEVIEW www.civilaxethrowing.com/birmingham/
Oak Mountain State Park Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 620-2520 HOOVER/VESTAVIA www.alapark.com/oak-mountain-state-park
Trussville Sports Complex Outdoors (205) 661-3777 TRUSSVILLE/LEEDS/IRONDALE
Talladega Superspeedway Outdoors (256) 362-2261 TRUSSVILLE/LEEDS/IRONDALE www.talladegasuperspeedway.com
Railroad Park Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 521-9933 DOWNTOWN www.railroadpark.org
Rickwood Caverns State Park Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 647-9692 GARDENDALE www.alapark.com/RickwoodCaverns/
Regions Field Parks/Recreation (205) 988-3200 DOWNTOWN atmilb.com/2GeNidN
Birmingham Zoo Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 879-0409 MOUNTAIN BROOK www.birminghamzoo.com
Alabama Veterans Memorial Parks/Recreation (205) 305-6749 MOUNTAIN BROOK www.alabamaveterans.org
Red Mountain Park Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 202-6043 HOOVER/VESTAVIA www.redmountainpark.org
Kelly Ingram Park Parks/Recreation DOWNTOWN www.nps.gov/nr/travel/civilrights/al10.htm
Avondale Park Outdoors (205) 254-2391 AVONDALE/CRESTWOOD
Brierfield Ironworks and Historical Park Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 665-1856 HOOVER/VESTAVIA www.brierfieldironworks.com
Vulcan Park and Museum Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 933-1409 SOUTHSIDE www.visitvulcan.com
Temple of Sibyl Outdoors (205) 967-0338 HOOVER/VESTAVIA vhal.org/sibyl-temple
Pepper Place Saturday Market Outdoors (205) 802-2100 LAKEVIEW www.pepperplacemarket.com
International Motorsports Hall of Fame Outdoors (256) 362-5002 TRUSSVILLE/LEEDS/IRONDALE www.motorsportshalloffame.com
Cahaba River Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 322-5326 280 www.cahabariversociety.org
Aldridge Gardens Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 682-8019 HOOVER/VESTAVIA www.aldridgegardens.com
Alabama Wildlife Center Outdoors, Parks/Recreation (205) 663-7930 HOOVER/VESTAVIA www.awrc.org
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