Natural Bridge Picnic Area

Area Status: Open
Natural rock archway at the Natural Bridge Picnic Area.

Natural Bridge Picnic Area is the oldest national forest recreation site in Alabama. A paved trail (approximately 3/8 mile) leads to this natural rock archway deep in a forest of hardwoods, quaintly-positioned in Bankhead National Forest. So pack a picnic and make the hiking trek to this area.

At a Glance

Fees: Recreation Fee Schedule
Open Season: All year
Usage: Light
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: In case of emergencies and/or road-side assistance, please contact 911.

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