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Monte Sano State Park

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Picnic in the park

Took a picnic lunch with us (there is no restaurant) but plenty of picnic tables and bbq pita... read more

Reviewed yesterday
TheTardisLegend
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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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Love Monte Sano

My family goes to run trails on the weekends and we absolutely love Monte Sano! We have stayed in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
mgray1225
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Huntsville, Alabama
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took a picnic lunch with us (there is no restaurant) but plenty of picnic tables and bbq pita dotted aroundset off to explore this park. Lots of hike/bike trails of various levels to explore, picnic pavilions, children’s play area. A small entry fee for us...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TheTardisLegend
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family goes to run trails on the weekends and we absolutely love Monte Sano! We have stayed in the cabins and camped in tents! It is a great place to spend some relaxing time in nature.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mgray1225
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place, but $5 a person to come in to take a walk is excessive. I dont see enough upkeep to deserve this amount. Other parks are a lot nicer and charge a lot less.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lewis D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With so many trails to walk / run / bike and places for kids to play (huge playground) as well as athletic fields, this park has it all. Nature lovers will enjoy the serenity and beautiful plants and creeks that cascade down the sides of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank D2821ITroberts
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

A day at Monte Sano State Park with the kids was a great way to explore and enjoy our quality time together. Our kids loved it so much that couldn't wait to go back another day. My wife and I enjoy getting out the house...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 360melving
Reviewed 7 January 2019

We like this place and enjoy walking here, and one day we will likely look into renting one of the cabins for a weekend staycation. The scenery is gorgeous, but at $7.00 per person, we feel that it is overpriced. We've been to probably 50...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Great place, cannot wait to go back. Great biking, hiking and camping. Very clean and well maintained. The employees were very helpful and extremely nice.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This park is mostly on top of Monte Sano Mountain. Just East of the center of Huntsville Alabama. There is much to do here, hiking, biking, picnics, places to hold your special event. Also there are several Cabins to rent, perched on the Eastern Slope...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank d0uglas2018
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

We visited this place for a BBQ and went on a Nature walk. It's so clean and the we had a great time.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shanita S
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Brr, expected high 30's for the lows but the forecast changed and we experienced lows in the mid 20's with rain and wind all weekend. Still enjoyed our three nights but limited outside time due to weather. Really wanted to do some walking since there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Brent A
1 September 2018|
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Response from triciaburchett | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in our 5th wheel so unfortunately I am not able to help with this question.
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Everything A
24 February 2018|
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Response from Kate N | Reviewed this property |
I haven't ever seen one. Its the woods though, I'm sure they are out there.
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Kiera C
31 August 2017|
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Response from Debra C | Reviewed this property |
Actually I dont think so, but u could call and ask because I haven't been on all the trials. The ones I was on seem rather difficult. I would like to recommend Aldridge Creek Greenway, located off Bailey cove Road, South... More
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