Monte Sano Nature Preserve
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Monte Sano Nature Preserve

Monte Sano Nature Preserve is one of the largest urban land preserves in the United States. Only two miles from Downtown Huntsville, this 1100+ acre natural escape features over 25 miles of free public trails for hiking, biking, and outdoor recreation. Land Trust trails on Monte Sano offer varying levels of difficulty and also connect to the trail networks managed by Monte Sano State Park and Burritt on the Mountain. This nature preserve showcases the importance of conservation with an abundance of native wildflowers, karst features, historically significant sites, sink holes, waterfalls and more. Find trail maps, directions, and details at

2442 Bankhead Parkway Northeast Huntsville, AL 35801
(256) 534-5263
dawn to dusk daily
This experience may be open for on-site visitation; however, offerings and/or operating procedures may have changed due to COVID-19. Please verify details before you go and visit the COVID-19 Resources page for more information.
dawn to dusk daily
(256) 534-5263

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  • 2442 Bankhead Parkway Northeast
  • Huntsville, AL 35801
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