Monte Sano Park

Outdoors

In Huntsville, you’ll never feel cooped up. Adventures in the great outdoors await at every turn!

  • Want to stretch your legs with a brisk walk? Find one of our many parks or greenways.
  • Want to relax near shimmering shores or take the boat out for a spin? Ditto Landing is your gateway to the Tennessee River.
  • Looking to play 18 holes? Check out any of the Rocket City’s various golf courses.
  • Want the best view in town? Head up to Monte Sano State Park. While you’re there, hit just a few of the city’s numerous hiking and biking trails.

The climate and topography of the Tennessee Valley make Huntsville a dream for any outdoor enthusiast.

Events
BEAKS AND BARKS IN THE GARDEN
Jan 17

Cool days in January and February are perfect for enjoying the fresh air...

EXHIBIT: MARIA HOWARD WEEDEN
Jan 17

This important exhibit will showcase the life and work of Huntsville artist...

EXHIBIT: THE SCIENCE OF ARCHIMEDES
Jan 17

This exhibit showcases inventions and scientific discoveries of Archimedes,...

THE WAY WE WERE: AMERICAN PAINTINGS FROM THE LOWE COLLECTION
Jan 17

See the public debut of a selection of striking works from this prominent...

WHAT'S UP, DOC? THE ANIMATION ART OF CHUCK JONES
Jan 17

Animation director and artist Charles Martin “Chuck” Jones brought an...