Pelham is home to the gorgeous Oak Mountain State Park. As the largest state park in all of Alabama, Oak Mountain boasts scenic trails, hikes, native wildlife and a number of furrific recreational activities that brings in thousands of two and four-legged visitors each year! Among the diverse range of wooftastic activities, you and Fido will pawticularly enjoy the sweeping views of the waterfalls, hiking trails, overlooks, lakes, and surrounding countryside. Make sure to keep your pup on-leash while you explore the park's vast grounds, which nearly reach a woofing 10,000 acres! One of the most famed hiking trails that you and Fido will adore is the hike to the pristine Peavine Falls. Take in the breathtaking views with your pawtner of the gushing water that falls 60 feet from cliffs! The hiking terrain is fairly rugged and stretches about 1.5 miles, so make sure to wear proper hiking shoes.
Come on down to pup-friendly Pelham to soak in the best of Alabama with a splash of "Southern style!"
Pelham is well-known for its wooftastic City Park, which you can find in the bustling Crosscreek neighborhood. The City Park Complex is the pawfect place to take Fido out to the ball game. Take Fido out with the crowd at the park's sports field, or buy your pup some treats and cracker jacks at one of the three concession stands. Let Fido woof, woof, woof for the home team as you enjoy a game or two before hitting the pawsome walking trail around the park. When it's time to head home, make sure to stop in at Kai's Koffee House to snag some light bites and tasty treats at the dog-friendly tables. A wide range of hot or cold drinks will satisfy even the most stubborn of pups on a warm or chilly afternoon!
The Hidden Creek neighborhood in Pelham offers a convenient overnight stop for all your sleeping (and fun) needs! Appropriately named, Hidden Creek is home to the pawpular Birmingham South RV Park, which is teeming with clean and well-kept amenities for you and your pooch to enjoy! A 24-hour laundry, picnic tables and benches, a children's playground, a game room, and a small dog area are all available here for a reasonable nightly fee. Although there's a small, grassy area for your pup to enjoy, please keep in mind the leash regulations. Folks praise the RV Park for its amenities, but what they love most is the convenient location which places you just minutes from entertainment and services while remaining peaceful and secluded.
Discover Pelham's quaint parks with a visit to the wooftastic Coker Park and Fun-Go-Holler Park. First, the Coker Park offers a simple yet refreshing atmosphere where you and Fido can go work out, play, eat, or stroll. Its amenities are clean and simple, and the .5 mile walking track is the pawfect way to get some fresh air together. For a bit more fun, head over to the Fun-Go-Holler Park. Unlike Coker Park, Fun-Go-Holler additionally features outdoor sports courts and fields so you can literally holler for your favorite local team while you enjoy the park's subtle walking track. Restroom facilities plus a picnic and playground area are also available here. Whether you visit one or both, make sure to keep Fido on a leash at all times.
The Chandalar South neighborhood offers pups and their owners a great time exploring the Carroll Park Recreation Area. Grab a ball and play fetch with your pup, bring a picnic and a blanket, or make your own walking path through the park. This area is simple and spacious, which is pawfect for pups who want some peace and quiet without any funky distractions. Just make sure to clean up after your pooch! When you're finished playing together at the park, fuel up on some tasty treats over at the Nino's Italian Restaurant. This pup-friendly establishment specializes in none other than New York-style pizza and Italian pasta dishes. Slurp down some spaghetti at one of the three outdoor tables located in front of the restaurant. Buon Appetito!