Alabama State Parks Celebrate 75 Years of Service in 2014
From the beaches of the Gulf Coast to the Appalachian foothills, Alabama State Parks reflect every facet of the state's rich natural landscape and in 2014 the state’s park system will celebrate a milestone — its 75th anniversary. Throughout the year, Alabama’s 22 state parks will host a variety of hikes, nature walks and programs, dining and camping specials and various other events highlighting 75 years of service to the people of Alabama.
Now available - Smartphone App
To help us celebrate 75 years of service to the public we are proud to introduce the Pocket Ranger Smartphone App. The free App is available for iPhone and Android users.
Lakepoint State Park- May 31st, the next stop for the Baumhower's ShrimpFest & Bar-B-Q. Come help us celebrate the 75th anniversary for the Alabama State Parks by showing your support for the Parks and Alabama Gulf Seafood.
Governor Robert Bentley attended the Baumhower's ShrimpFest at Oak Mountain State Park and announced 2014 as "The Year of The Parks". For more information about the ShrimpFest event series and The Parks 75th anniversary..........
The Alabama State Parks would like to thank all of our supporters. The Parks have endured adverse situations over the past few years and we are proud to have our visitors and supporters that have helped us meet those challenges head on. Without you, we don't prosper.
The Alabama Bass Trail will conduct three of their tournaments at State Parks in 2014. The first tournament of the series will be hosted by Lake Guntersville State Park on February 1st. On March 15th Lakepoint State Park will host a tournament and on May 10th Roland Cooper State Park will have the honors.
Desoto State Park offers Summer Day camps and Week camps for kids of all ages. These camps are designed for nature studies, arts and crafts, history lessons, wilderness activities and nature-inspired art projects.
Join us in celebration of the 44th Annual Earth Day & 75th Jubilee for the Alabama State Parks at Monte Sano State Park, Sunday, April 27th, 2014. Call the park for overnight reservations or more details (256) 534-3757. Read more >>>
May 24, 2014
Beach Luau at Gulf State Park
Join us at the Gulf State Park on Saturday, May 24, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. for our Beach Luau! Tickets start at $45/Purchase tickets online: ticketleap.com keyword Gulf State Park. Call for more details (251) 948-7275, ext. 2127 or 2138. Read more >>>
Jul 23, 2014
BGA tour comes to Oak Mountain!
The Birmingham Golf Association 2014 Junior Tour will make a stop at "The Oaks" golf course located at Oak Mountain State Park in Pelham, AL. The event will take place on July, 23, 2014. Read more >>>
The vision of the Alabama State Park System is to be recognized as one of the leading State Park systems in the nation in providing quality outdoor recreation services and resources to the public.