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5 Rivers - Alabama's Delta Resource Center

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Address: 30945 Five Rivers Blvd, Spanish Fort, AL 36527-9326
Phone Number:
+1 251-625-0814
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08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Where the Mobile, Spanish, Tensaw, Apalachee and Blakeley rivers flow into...

Where the Mobile, Spanish, Tensaw, Apalachee and Blakeley rivers flow into Mobile Bay stands an incredible facility for outdoor recreation, conservation and land stewardship in Alabama: 5 Rivers. It's the ultimate place to begin your adventure into over 250,000 acres of scenic waterways, woods and wetlands. Or, simply soak up the natural beauty and history of the region with plenty to do and see at the facility itself.

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Great Wildlife Center and Gift Shop

The exhibits at the Resource Center were amazing, but there was nobody there. It would have been nice to talk to a ranger and learn more about the habitat and local wildlife... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maria H
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San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The exhibits at the Resource Center were amazing, but there was nobody there. It would have been nice to talk to a ranger and learn more about the habitat and local wildlife, other than just looking at the exhibit.

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Thank Maria H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love close and have enjoyed the Cypress Gift Shop, Museum, and storytime for my kids for years. We also enjoy hiking through the well-kept trails! Five Rivers has fun family events and great boating opportunities for our inner adventurer! We keep coming back for more; no two visits are ever the same.

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Thank Dana D
Mobile, Alabama
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169 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I go to an event of this facility I am reminded of how many resources are available here in this complex alone period It is among the best kept secrets and although people know about it it still seems not to be utilize to its fullest capacity or at least not appreciated to its fullest extent

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Thank bleph
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Canoe trip & eco boat trip. Outstanding 5 star experience. Outstanding knowledgeable tour guides. Jessie, Chris are fabulous as well

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Thank eustace811
Minnesota
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The nature centers are new and clean. The staff was exceptionally kind and helpful. There are live animals and dioramas plus other exhibits. It was slow the day we were there so we got individualized attention from the naturalist including a hand picked film about the local ecology in the theater, a private showing off the Kestrel flying and eating... More 

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Thank TheRochaFamily
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217 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by after an Eco boat tour. It was informative and nicely laid out. The park is beautiful and the guides really love their jobs. The gift shop was nice and they offer senior citizens and military discounts.

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Thank 770MCP
Garfield, Arkansas
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33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to spend time. Watched the 1hour movie and found it informative and depressing. The exhibition Hall had many examples of wild life from the area.

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Thank Mary V
Apple Valley, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We went to do the delta tour and happened across the resource center!! Very educational. Love the hands on learning experience. Everyone so willing to teach about the area..we learned so much!! Thank you!

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Thank sudsy120
somerville, tn
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42 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We visited and got info one day and went back to kayak two days later. The facility, boat put in area, is top notch. I ended my visit with a trip in an ambulance. Everybody there was supportive and we even got calls from both of the people we had spoken with at the center. Can't wait to go back... More 

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Thank Pokeymandog
Citronelle, Alabama
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great place to go visit! Great place for just a "little get away for the day"! Lots to do with little to no cost. Great for couples or groups.

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