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#7 of 22 state parks in Alabama

Best trails in Lake Guntersville State Park

353 Reviews
Looking for a great trail in Lake Guntersville State Park, Alabama? AllTrails has 12 great hiking trails, trail running trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 9 easy trails in Lake Guntersville State Park ranging from 1.3 to 4.4 miles and from 616 to 1,125 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

This beautiful park is located on the shores of the Tennessee River in northeast Alabama. The park also borders the Guntersville Reservoir, and has thousands of acres of forest. Onsite there is also a golf course, fishing center, hiking trails, and a day-use area. For those looking to stay the night there are also lakeview cottages, a lodge, chalets, and a campsite.

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Map of trails in Lake Guntersville State Park
Park information
Acreage:
5909 acres
Park hours
Monday
dawn - dusk
Tuesday
dawn - dusk
Wednesday
dawn - dusk
Thursday
dawn - dusk
Friday
dawn - dusk
Saturday
dawn - dusk
Sunday
dawn - dusk
Contact
256-571-5440
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Top trails (12)
#1 - Cutchenmine Trail
Lake Guntersville State Park
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 1 h 57 m
Cutchenmine Trail is a 4.4 mile out and back trail located near Albertville, Alabama that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, birding, and fishinShow more
#2 - Lickskillet Trail
Lake Guntersville State Park
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Length: 8.6 mi • Est. 4 h 29 m
Lickskillet Trail is a 8.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Guntersville, Alabama that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, aShow more
#3 - Lake Guntersville Cave Trail
Lake Guntersville State Park
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
Lake Gunstersville Cave Trail is a 2.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Guntersville, Alabama that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a numbeShow more
#4 - Tom Bevill Interpretive Trail
Lake Guntersville State Park
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 55 m
Tom Bevill Interpretive Trail is a 3.7 mile loop trail located near Albertville, Alabama and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round. Dogs areShow more
#5 - Moonshine Trail
Lake Guntersville State Park
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 49 m
Moonshine Trail is a 1.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Guntersville, Alabama that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a numbShow more
#6 - Waterfall Branch Trail
Lake Guntersville State Park
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 28 m
Waterfall Branch Trail is a 3.7 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Guntersville, Alabama that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity Show more
#7 - King's Chapel-Tom Bevill Loop
Lake Guntersville State Park
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 28 m
Entrance across from country store at Campground. May also be reached by taking Moonshine Trail down from the last chalet. Beautiful limestone formations, large trees and ferns. Great view of the lakeShow more
#8 - Terrell and Kings Chapel Trail Loop
Lake Guntersville State Park
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 17 m
Terrell and Kings Chapel Trail Loop is a 2.7 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Guntersville, Alabama that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is good for all skill levels and isShow more
#9 - Cascade Loop Trail
Lake Guntersville State Park
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 42 m
Access at the 35mph signs just inside the park entrance and on back side of the Nature Trail across from Lodge. Follows a natural watershed with large boulders, pools, cliffs, wild azaleas. Marvelous Show more
#10 - Lake Guntersville State Park Nature Trail
Lake Guntersville State Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 52 m
A nice little trail that connects to both Cascade and Waterfall trail. Lots of wildlife.Show more
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