South Huntsville is the place to play and relax! From neighborhood playgrounds, the Madison County Archery Range, to hiking trails on the Green Mountain, and taking in the beautiful Tennessee River, South Huntsville has the space for your to enjoy your hobbies and the great outdoors.
ALDRIDGE CREEK GREEN WAY
Nearly six miles of beautiful green way located in the heart of South Huntsville. The Aldridge Creek Green Way begins South of Bailey Cove Road Road and stretches to Ditto Landing, connecting to the Tennessee River Green Way.
Nearby destination include Mountain Gap School and Challenger School, The South East Family YMCA, Sandra Moon Community Complex, Ditto Landing,
Parking located at Ken Johnston Park, South Side Park, Challenger Elementary and Ditto Landing.
South Huntsville is the home of the beautiful Green Mountain. On the mountain visitors can take a break from the hustle of day to day life and enjoy the peace and serenity nature has to offer.
At the Madison County Nature Preserve, visitors can take a walk around Sky Lake an visit a chapel, chapel, outdoor classroom, covered bridge, fairy garden, and log cabin. For visitors convenience, there is also accessible restrooms and a pavilion with picnic tables.
With eight trails to explore, the new Green Mountain Nature Preserve is the perfect hiking destination. Along the Alum Hallow Trail you can see a waterfall and visit Alum Hallow Cave. The Three Sisters Loop has three unique rock formations marked along the trail.
DITTO LANDING MARINA
Spend the day on the river and enjoy the beautiful Ditto Landing. Located on the picturesque Tennessee River in South Huntsville, this marina is nestled in lush greenery, and surrounded by the Mountain Foothills. Bass, bream and catfish are plentiful in the sparkling waters where sailboats and yachts cruise side by side. Along with water recreation, Ditto Landing plays host to many special events and has both primitive and RV camping.
Ditto Landing goers can enjoy paved biking and walking trails along the Tennessee River Green Way and the Aldridge Creek Green Way.
VALLEY HILL COUNTRY CLUB
Valley Hill County Club has called South Huntsville home for over 50 years and offers 27 holes of championship golf in the beautiful Tennessee Valley. Valley Hill is one of the premier golf facilities in North Alabama and is a must play for both beginners and avid golfers. And there is much more just golf at Valley Hill. Members can enjoy the beautiful club house, fine dining or weekday lunch specials, and a 25 foot swimming pool with a a wade pool for younger children.
SOUTH SIDE PARK
South Huntsville’s newest park is located at the base of Green Mountain along Aldridge Creek, just two miles from Ditto Landing.
With “something for everyone” including four legged friends, park goers can enjoy frisbee golf, an archery range, playground (with swings, climbing equipment, seesaws, and much more) miles of green way along Aldridge Creek and South Huntsville’s first dog park. The covered pavilions make this the perfect place to have a picnic or spend a few hours on Saturday.
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Baseball, Softball, Multi-Purpose Fields, Lighted Fields, Playground, Restrooms, Concessions, Pavilion
Baseball, Softball, Multi-Purpose Fields, Lighted Fields, Playground, Restrooms, Concessions, Pavilion, Rec Center
Softball, Multi-Purpose Fields, Tennis Courts, Playground, Restrooms, Basketball, Pavilion