Visit the Park


Red Mountain Park’s 14-mile trail system traverses exciting and diverse terrain.

Stop and smell the oak leaf hydrangeas. Shred red rock. Uncover the site where miners sought ore. Soar through the long-leaf pines. Or kick back while your four-legged best friend romps and roams at Remy’s Dog Park.

However you choose to experience RMP, we’ve got something for everyone.

Hiking and Scenic Views


  • 14 miles of hiking and mountain biking trails
  • 2 miles of flat walking trails ideal for easer use and strollers


  • Haskell Hideaway Treehouse
  • Riley’s Roost Treehouse
  • Rushing Rendezvous Treehouse
  • Remy’s Dog Park
  • 3 historic iron ore mining sites and 2 overlooks

Historical Sites

  • 3 historic iron ore mining sites:
    • Mines No. 10
    • Mines No. 13
    • Mines No. 14


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Blaze a trail on the path where Birmingham began. All of the trails at Red Mountain Park are open to mountain biking. Please stay on the trails and consult the way-finding signage when necessary. The Park does offer bike racks and pumping stations for small repairs.

The Nomad

Everyone can experience the terrain of our trails.

The Nomad is a high-powered off-road wheelchair that has been generously donated by our friends with the Birmingham Association of Realtors.

Reserve Nomad Tour

Schaeffer Segway Tours

Travel Red Mountain with ease and excitement.

Made possible by the innovative vision of the Schaeffer Eye Center and Dr. Jack Schaeffer. Traveling our beautiful trail system in this way provides a unique and interactive experience for guests who may want an alternative to hiking.

Reserve Segway Tour

Remy’s Dog Park

Remy’s Dog Park

Remy’s Dog Park’s is the largest dog park in Alabama, with 6 acres of green space featuring:

  • Three separate areas for large dogs, small dogs, and special needs dogs (elderly, shy, or injured dogs)
  • Large Dogs Area: 1.7 acres (approximately one and three quarters of an acre)
  • Small Dog Area: .7 acres (approximately three quarters of an acre)
  • Special Dog Area: .3 acres (approximately a third of an acre)
  • Pet waste stations and drinking water for dogs
  • Shaded areas with benches and open areas for running and fetching

Hours follow regular Park hours except for Wednesdays, when we take a few hours in the morning to make repairs and maintain the Park (opens at 10am).

Team Forging

What is Red Mountain Park Team Forging?

Team Forging combines the elements of successful group dynamics and outdoor adventure into an exciting custom-designed team-building program for groups of any size. Adventure Guides will lead you on a journey through the historic backdrop of Red Mountain Park and incorporate activities and challenges that focus on the specific needs of each group.

Why Team Forging at Red Mountain Park?

Red Mountain Park Team Forging is not your typical group experience. With RMP Team Forging your group will be challenged in an outdoor setting with activities that provide a lasting experience and valuable take-away lessons. The adventure elements at Red Mountain Park provide a unique venue for groups to work together and become closer, more efficient teams.

Who Should Participate?

Anyone! The Red Mountain Park Team Forging Adventures can be personalized to fit any group or team’s goals, schedule and budget. Whether you’re looking for a performance improvement in your business/sports team, or you just want to participate in a one-of-a-kind Team Forging Adventure with a group of friends, this is for you.

Team Forging Contact

Meg Odom for more information. To find out how to create a custom Team Forging experience for your group click here.