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Top park recommendations from locals

Scenic Viewpoint
“This location tells the history of Birmingham and how the city was created due to precious metals, rocks and Vulcan is known as the worlds largest cast iron statue over looking the panoramic views of downtown and the area. ”
  • 45 locals recommend
Park
“Great place to go on a walk or spend the day relaxing with a picnic. Walking distance from the loft!”
  • 38 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“The Birmingham Botanical Gardens is 67.5-acre of botanical gardens located adjacent to Lane Park at the southern foot of Red Mountain in Birmingham, Alabama. The gardens are home to over 12,000 different types of plants, 25 unique gardens, more than 30 works of original outdoor sculpture, and several miles of walking paths. With more than 350,000 annual visitors, the Birmingham Botanical Gardens qualify as one of Alabama's top free-admittance tourist attractions.”
  • 22 locals recommend
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“Red Mountain Park is a 1,500-acre public urban park that encloses a 4.5-mile-long section of Red Mountain, a prominent ridge that passes through Birmingham, Alabama. The woodland park contains closed mines and other artifacts of the city's industrial history.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Nature Preserve
“Ruffner Mountain is a historic area central to Birmingham’s iron-production heritage. The 1,000 acre nature preserve offers hiking & educational opportunities and relics of the mining era”
  • 20 locals recommend
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“Walkable in 10 minutes. There's a nice pond with a walking trail, plus a play area with slides and swings for kids. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
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“Lakeside green space with a 3-mile running trail, playgrounds, volleyball courts & a war memorial.”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Aldridge Gardens is a 30-acre garden, prominently featuring hydrangeas, located on the former Aldridge Estate in Hoover, Alabama, United States. Local nurseryman Eddie Aldridge purchased the property from the Coxe family in 1977 as a residence.”
  • 7 locals recommend
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“Kelly Ingram Park, formerly West Park, is a 4 acres park located in Birmingham, Alabama. It is bounded by 16th and 17th Streets and 5th and 6th Avenues North in the Birmingham Civil Rights District.”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Just a place for a nice hike in nature. We will show you the entrance if we are there. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Very dog-friendly - most people let their dogs off-leash to play together here!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“The best Disc-golfing park in Alabama! Three great dog parks, tennis courts, playgrounds and more”
  • 3 locals recommend
Pool
“Very pretty place to take the pets and play. There is a playground, open fields, tennis courts, and pavilions for shade!”
  • 5 locals recommend
National Park
“When Birmingham was first founded many would travel to work at the sloss furnace. They were paid well and were able to get rich fast. This is how Birmingham got its name the Magic City.”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Very dog-friendly - most people let their dogs off-leash to play together here!”
  • 3 locals recommend