Parks & Recreation

Tannehill Historic State Park
12632 Confederate Pkwy
McCalla,AL 35111
(205) 477-5711

The park has more than 200 campsites, 1,500 acres for hiking, horseback riding and also the Alabama Iron and Steel Museum. A miniature railroad chugs through the pines. From spring through fall, the blacksmith, miller and craftsmen demonstrate their trades. The park has a cotton gin, pioneer farm, a working grist mill, a turn of the century church and gift shops. Trade days are held the third weekend of each month.

Web Address: www.tannehill.org

Alabama Adventure Amusement Park
4599 Visionland Parkway
Bessemer, AL 35022
(205) 481-4750

Family amusement park; includes Splash Beach Water Park, Magic City Adventure Theme Park, Celebration Street and Concerts from top entertainers.

Web Address: www.alabamaadventure.com

Burchfield Branch Park
15036 BANKHEAD ROAD
ADGER AL 35006

Burchfield Branch Park has 36 sites with electric and water hookups. Additional amenities include a dump station, laundry facilities, hot showers, a boat ramp, a pay phone, 2 playgrounds, fishing piers, a group shelter, and a swimming beach.

Web Address: www.sam.usace.army.mil/op/rec/war-tom/