Monte Sano Mountain

Monte Sano State Park

Monte Sano overlooks the Rocket City from the northeast, and it's long been Huntsville’s premiere destination for a break from hectic city life.

Monte Sano State Park offers 2,140 acres of gorgeous outdoor bliss, perfect for:

  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Camping
  • Playing

Twenty miles of hiking trails and 14 miles of biking trails of various difficulty levels provide never-ending exploration for outdoor enthusiasts of any age. An 18-hole disc golf course gives players a beautiful view of nature as they play, and the fully outfitted playground and recreation fields ensure no member of the family will ever be bored.

Come see why, after all these years, Huntsville residents and visitors still choose to kick back and enjoy the nature of the “Mountain of Health” – the meaning of the name “Monte Sano.”

After you enjoy the great outdoors at Monte Sano State Park, check out what else there is to do and see in the Monte Sano district.

Check out this blog post from iHeartHsv.com all about Monte Sano hiking!

Events
APRIL SHOWERS
Mar 27

This exhibit will most likely change the way we feel about those gloomy...

EXHIBIT: ANITA HOODLESS
Mar 27

The large, colorful watercolor florals of nationally recognized artist,...

HUNTSVILLE BLOOMS
Mar 27

The garden's beautiful outdoor spaces take center stage during March and...

NEIGHBORHOOD EARTH
Mar 27

Neighborhood Earth transports visitors to the surface of our closest...

YAM 2017: EXHIBITION FOR YOUTH ART MONTH
Mar 27

An annual gathering of exuberant artwork from North Alabama K-12 students,...