BMRR South Branch Trail

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BMRR South Branch Trail is a 2.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Birmingham, AL that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from December until January. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

2.7 miles 285 feet Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly



mountain biking

nature trips

trail running





Red Mountain Park consists of 1,200 acres, stretching four-and-a-half miles between the cities of Homewood and Bessemer, along the ridges and hollows of the mountain from which it takes its name. Guests will enjoy 2 overlooks, the SkyHy Treehouse (located along the Smythe Trail), and 3 historic iron ore sites. As it continues to develop, Red Mountain Park will incorporate new ideas and opportunities for added facilities and attractions. Open 7 days a week from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

18 days ago


1 year ago

Excellent. So much to see.

1 year ago

Excellent first hike!

2 years ago

there a tons if hiking trails. I done 7 miles on 03/09/14 here. stages for all levels of terrain from easy to hard.

overall a great place.