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Monte Sano State Park

5105 Nolen Ave SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-1029
+1 256-534-3757
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Nice Campground!

We stayed in the campground for 5 nights in this really nice state park. Large level sites, clean... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
litterbughater
,
Dahinda
via mobile
Very Early Spring Hiking - Perfect!

We stayed in the oldest cabins on the mountain built by the CCC. I am extremely picky and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lin H
,
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“hiking trails” (17 reviews)
“great trails” (12 reviews)
“full hookups” (4 reviews)
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5105 Nolen Ave SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-1029
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"hiking trails"
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"great trails"
in 12 reviews
"full hookups"
in 4 reviews
"degrees cooler"
in 6 reviews
"alabama state"
in 4 reviews
"honor system"
in 4 reviews
"family reunion"
in 5 reviews
"breathtaking views"
in 5 reviews
"nice playground"
in 4 reviews
"disc golf"
in 4 reviews
"picnic area"
in 9 reviews
"nice hike"
in 4 reviews
"entry fee"
in 4 reviews
"great place to go"
in 4 reviews
"visiting huntsville"
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"von braun"
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"space center"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed in the campground for 5 nights in this really nice state park. Large level sites, clean bath/shower facilities, quiet. Lots of mature trees that would make for a shaded campground in the summer. No leaves out when we were there in early April....More

Thank litterbughater
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the oldest cabins on the mountain built by the CCC. I am extremely picky and the bathroom was small but clean and adequate. The room was so cute. Beds comfy - we have to sleep in different beds due to my husband's...More

Thank Lin H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, clean campground. Very clean shower facility with coin operated washer and dryer. Fantastic vistas. Nice space between lots, not one on top of the other.

Thank William M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our day trip to Monte Sano. There are numerous great hiking trails that are very well marked and maintained. I have yet to hike a better marked path and I hike a lot! We combined the North and South Plateau loops to get...More

Thank NovaKay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park is a beautifully wooded area offering plenty of shade and privacy. The road leading from town to the park is narrow and somewhat steep but patience and caution make the trip worthwhile. While in Huntsville the space center and arboretum are worth allocating...More

Thank Phil A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The park has a nice overlook of Huntsville. For campers, there is no swimming, fishing, or much for teenagers to do. There is not much to see if you do not hike/bike the trails. There are plenty of trails for hikers/bikers. The park is clean...More

Thank Tabatha S
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful state park with lots of people but never felt crowded. I went for a nice 5 mile run/hike through the south and north plateau trails. Would definitely go again. The red buds and daffodils are blooming but not much else. I hear it’s much...More

Thank herbstfam
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We love Monte Santo trails they are so well maintained & beautiful!! Great for a family hike or challenging trail runs!!

1  Thank Rmrbt E
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I can never get enough of Monte Sano State Park. The views, the trails, and the park are all amazing. I hike and bike on the trails frequently with friends or family. The park is also a great place to host large group events due...More

Thank PaulZ00
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

The park was built in the 1930's by the CCC, has had upgrades over the years. We lived on Monte Sano for 23 years, great place to raise a family, 10 degrees cooler in the summer that below in the city, great elementary school, very...More

1  Thank rfherrell
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Everything A
24 February 2018|
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Response from Kate N | Reviewed this property |
I haven't ever seen one. Its the woods though, I'm sure they are out there.
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Kiera C
31 August 2017|
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Response from Debra C | Reviewed this property |
Actually I dont think so, but u could call and ask because I haven't been on all the trials. The ones I was on seem rather difficult. I would like to recommend Aldridge Creek Greenway, located off Bailey cove Road, South... More
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Melissa P
9 June 2017|
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Response from Sam T | Reviewed this property |
July 22, 2017 Sorry for the delay - I just checked with them. The camping check-out time is 11 AM.
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