BMRR South Branch Trail

MODERATE 15 reviews
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BMRR South Branch Trail is a 2.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Birmingham, Alabama that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from December until January. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
2.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
285 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wildlife

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.

trail running
5 days ago

Great for running. Very flat and peaceful.

hiking
12 days ago

trail running
2 months ago

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
8 months ago

9 months ago

Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Simple, flat and peaceful.

hiking
Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Great!

Sunday, October 02, 2016

hiking
Sunday, September 27, 2015

Excellent. So much to see.

hiking
Sunday, September 27, 2015

Excellent first hike!

hiking
Sunday, December 14, 2014

Monday, March 10, 2014

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.

hiking
Sunday, March 24, 2013

walking
Saturday, February 16, 2013