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Download A Trail Map & Check Out TravelstorysGPS

Download the phone application that turns your cell phone into your Red Mountain Park Tour Guide!  TravelstorysGPS is free of charge and available on iPhone and Android and will transform your experience of the Park by providing you with the past, present and future of Red Mountain Park.

TravelstorysGPS has been made available by Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Alabama.

Find Your Path

Red Mountain Park’s 15-mile trail system traverses exciting and diverse terrain.

  • Haskell Hideaway Treehouse
  • Riley’s Roost Treehouse
  • Rushing Rendezvous Treehouse
  • 2 overlooks of Downtown Birmingham
  • Jones Valley via Grace’s Gap Overlook
  • Ishkooda Overlook
  • 3 historic iron ore mining sites: Mines No. 10, 13, and 14

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Trail Lengths


  • BMRR South Branch 1.7 miles
  • Eureka Mines Trail .55 miles
  • TCI Connector Trail .63 miles
  • #13 Mine Trail .14 miles
  • #14 Mine Spur Trail .13 miles
  • Smythe Trail .53 miles
  • Ike Maston Trail 2.5 miles
  • Songo Trail .42 miles
  • Redding Ishkooda West 1.13 miles
  • Redding Ishkooda East 1.2 miles
  • BMRR North Branch .60 miles

Distances from Welcome Kiosk


  • Redding Shaft Mine 1.15 miles
  • SkyHy Treehouse (via Smythe) 1.2 miles
  • Ishkooda Overlook .08 miles
  • #13 Mine .55 miles
  • Vulcan Materials Zip Trip .28 miles
  • #14 Mine .82 miles
  • Grace's Gap Overlook 1.9 miles