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Best trails in Red Mountain Park

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Looking for a great trail in Red Mountain Park, Alabama? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, mountain biking trails, trail running 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 6 easy trails in Red Mountain Park ranging from 2.4 to 6 miles and from 698 to 954 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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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 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. GueShow more
#4 - BMRR South, Smythe and Spring Gap Trail Loop
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 22 m
BMRR South, Smythe and Spring Gap Trail Loop is a 3.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Birmingham, Alabama that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. TShow more
#5 - 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
BMRR South Trail, Ike Maston Trail, and Ridge Walk Trail Loop is a 4.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Birmingham, Alabama that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderShow more
#6 - Smythe, Redding, and Ike Maston Loop
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m
Smythe, Redding, and Ike Maston Loop is a 2.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Birmingham, Alabama that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail isShow more
#7 - Eureka Mines Trail
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 10 m
Eureka Mines Trail is a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Birmingham, Alabama that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a numShow more
#8 - BMRR South, Redding, BMRR North to TMI Connector Loop
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 2 h 44 m
BMRR South, Redding, BMRR North to TMI Connector Loop is a 6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Birmingham, Alabama that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levelsShow more
#9 - Eureka Mines, Smythe, Redding, 10 Mine and BMRR South
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 9 m
Eureka Mines, Smythe, Redding, 10 Mine and BMRR South is a 4.6 mile loop trail located near Birmingham, Alabama that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily usShow more
#10 - Ishkooda #15 Mine Trail
Red Mountain Park
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 59 m
This is an out and back to the Ishkooda Mine #15. This trail splits off from the #14 mine trail and runs out to an abandoned mine and some associated structures. Show more