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Key Underwood Coon Dog Memorial Graveyard

Coon Dog Cemetery Road, Tuscumbia, AL
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Interesting

Off the beaten track but my son wanted to go there. Interesting but basic - it is a cemetery after... read more

Reviewed yesterday
tonyhick
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Dallas, Texas
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Interesting Place to see!

We traveled the back roads today, all good roads, to visit the Cemetery since we were in that area... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
GrannyFrances
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Huntsville, Alabama
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Where only the best coon dogs are laid to rest.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“one of a kind” (13 reviews)
“buried here” (7 reviews)
“best friend” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Coon Dog Cemetery Road, Tuscumbia, AL
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Off the beaten track but my son wanted to go there. Interesting but basic - it is a cemetery after all. Bit of history. Worth the drive if you are a dog lover and into offbeat places to visit

Thank tonyhick
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We traveled the back roads today, all good roads, to visit the Cemetery since we were in that area. People loved their dogs as seen by the headstones ~ never been to any place like this before. There is a picnic area and outhouses are...More

Thank GrannyFrances
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in after eating at the Rattlesnake Saloon. It was wonderful to see how much people had loved their dogs. Our kids, ages 9 and 5, enjoyed reading the messages and placing coins on the graves. Animals lovers will appreciate the care that went...More

Thank TMart958
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Surprised by the size. I was expecting well loved pets and huntin' dogs - and there were. I was taken aback at the number of granite headstones with all the lineage information - was not expecting show dog types. Still neat place to go. FYI...More

Thank babygirllass
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Obvious these friends were so loved by their owners. We spent about 45 minutes reading headstones and monuments. Certainly worth a stop if in the area. about 20 minutes from Rattlesnake Saloon. The parking is gravel.

Thank Guy K
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I traveled down to the coon dog cemetery as I was in Huntsville with students for Space Camp. I had read about this place as a place to quirky place to visit in Alabama. Since I was heading to Tuscumbia anyways I wanted to see...More

1  Thank Werbrichfamily
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

As a dog lover, I thought this was a wonderful thing for owners of coon hounds to have. Again, as a dog lover I enjoyed this, but it is WAY away from anything, and to drive up it is very underwhelming. My son would not...More

Thank X46RLcindyr
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We were in the area to visit the Rattlesnake Saloon, when we saw the sign advising that the Coon Dog Cemetery was further down the road. I had read about the cemetery when researching things to see in the area, but had not planned on...More

Thank Shapley_Hunter
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Ok, now i can say I've seen and experienced an Alabama legend!! It's really there and a truly nice experience. Men have always cared about​ their dogs, these men truly did. And it's growing! Nice landmark to visit in my opinion​. Hope it's kept up....More

Thank mercedeswright1
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Far above our expectations! It was interesting to see the love and devotion of the coon dog owners in keeping the cemetery neat and decorated. First time we saw pennies on tombstones. Had to google the meaning.

Thank BGBark
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