Red Mountain Park hires new Director of Community Engagement

Tuesday, October 1, 2019: The Red Mountain Park Foundation is pleased to announce Jerri Haslem as Red Mountain Park’s new Director of Community Engagement. Haslem will work to increase the community’s connection to the Park. As director of community engagement, she will cultivate relationships with neighborhoods, civic groups, local businesses and public officials to raise

Join us for Membership Weekend: August 24th & 25th!

This weekend we’ll be celebrating YOU—our Park guests and Members who love and use Red Mountain Park—and we hope you’ll join in the fun! From 8am-2pm on Saturday, August 24th and 7am-2pm on Sunday, August 25th, join us at the Frankfurt Drive entrance for fun, FREE, family-friendly activities. You’ll also have an opportunity to deepen

2019-08-21T15:28:48-05:00Uncategorized|

High Ore Line Trail & Venice Road Entrance Now Open

The Venice Road Entrance to Red Mountain Park and the High Ore Line connection is now open to the public. The High Ore Line Trail starts in Midfield at the Jefferson County Western Health Center and runs three miles along an old railroad line where it ties into Red Mountain Park’s new entrance and parking

2019-08-05T11:06:03-05:00Uncategorized|

Oral History Feature: Ervin Batain

By Margaret Weinberg We are excited to announce and share a four-part series of oral histories that were made possible through a community grant from the Alabama Bicentennial Commission. One story of Red Mountain mining and camp life has been released weekly through our website and social media. Our bicentennial project did culminate on July

Oral History Feature Story: Juanita Hixon

by Margaret Weinberg We are excited to announce and share a four-part series of oral histories that were made possible through a community grant from the Alabama Bicentennial Commission. One story of Red Mountain mining and camp life will be released weekly through our website and social media. Our bicentennial project will culminate on July

2019-06-26T14:22:57-05:00Uncategorized|

Remy’s Dog Park Update: All Sections Open

Thank you for your patience while the large and small dog sections of Remy's Dog Park were closed for turf maintenance.  We were able to ensure that it remains a special place you and your pet can enjoy, and we now welcome you back to all three sections.  

2019-04-08T09:38:46-05:00Uncategorized|

Now Hiring: Adventure Guides

Would you like to be considered for Adventure Guide training at Red Mountain Park?  Do you enjoy adventure and love being outside?  Read through all of the details below, and get in contact with Tom Rouse: trouse@redmountainpark.org "Being an Adventure Guide at Red Mountain Park is the best job I've ever had! Working outside, zip

2018-12-05T14:56:56-05:00Uncategorized|

Monthly Guided Hikes: July 6, 2019

Have you ever hiked out to Red Mountain Park and left eager to know more about its history? Our Red Mountain Park Hikes are just for you! Hikes are led by Red Mountain Park staff and volunteers and take you deep into the Park to learn more about the Park’s history and forest. Back

2019-06-03T15:57:51-05:00Special Events, Tours, Trails|

Have you checked out the Butler Snow Sensory Trail?

Butler Snow Sensory Trail is officially open! Funds for this trail were generously contributed by Butler Snow Foundation. This sensory trail is designed for children and adults with developmental differences who have a curiosity for our natural world. The trail was also designed with people who have low vision and/or low hearing in mind. This trail

2019-03-19T15:00:15-05:00Uncategorized|
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