Best bird watching trails in Red Mountain Park, Alabama

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Explore the most popular bird watching trails in Red Mountain Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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#1 - Grace's Gap Overlook
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 1 h 50 m
Trail through historic Red Mountain Park that leads past old mining buildings and mine shafts to an overlook of Birmingham. Don't forget to stop by the treehouse along the trail near the overlook. Show more
#2 - Ridge Walk, Spring Gap, BMRR North and South Trail
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 25 m
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#3 - BMRR South Trail, Ike Maston Trail, and Ridge Walk Trail Loop
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 17 m
#4 - BMRR South Branch Trail
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 17 m
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.Show more
#5 - BMRR South, Smythe and Spring Gap Trail Loop
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
#6 - Eureka Mines Trail
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 10 m
#7 - Smythe, Redding, and Ike Maston Loop
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m