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
Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau
Mar 24

The gorgeous Art Nouveau designs of Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939) are featured...

Apollo: When We Went to the Moon
Mar 24

To celebrate the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary, this exhibit will highlight...

Backyard Jams Free Sunday Concert Series
Mar 24

Bring your appetite and your instruments for a free concert in Downtown...

Burritt Backpack Explorers
Mar 24

Just in time to celebrate Alabama's Bicentennial, Burritt on the Mountain...

Chinese Lantern Festival: The Wild
Mar 24

Boasting more than 800 illuminated lantern displays, this festival will...