Nature: Hiking, Biking & More

Take A Civil War History Hike in Huntsville

Take A Civil War History Hike in Huntsville

A Hike Back in Time Among the trees on Monte Sano’s southern slope is a natural spring that marks the spot where the Civil War officially ended in North Alabama. Trough Springs, located along Trough Springs Trail on the Land Trust of North Alabama’s Monte Sano Nature Preserve, is the site of surrender for Lt. […]

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Best Instagram Worthy Hikes in Huntsville and Madison

Best Instagram Worthy Hikes in Huntsville and Madison

Best Hiking Spots in Huntsville and Madison County for Instagram As fall colors and cooler temperatures begin to creep into the Tennessee Valley, it’s high time to hit the trails. Whether you’re itching for a family-friendly hike or a steep and steady climb on Monte Sano, these trails are sure to please — and freshen […]

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Disc Golf in Huntsville, Alabama

Disc Golf in Huntsville, Alabama

Disc Golf in the Rocket City The Huntsville / Madison / Madison County area will soon have 14 Disc Golf Courses. In fact, some of the oldest disc golf courses in the world are in Huntsville. Brahan Spring Park is the 2nd oldest disc golf course with Redstone Arsenal and University of Alabama Huntsville (UAH) […]

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Paddle Boarding in Huntsville: How to Find Your Zen on the Water

Paddle Boarding in Huntsville: How to Find Your Zen on the Water

Paddle board away from it all If you need a few moments of peace and quiet in your life, we know where to find it. Just past Ditto Landing off Hobbs Island Road is a magical section of the Tennessee River that’s perfect for paddling away from it all. And, thanks to the husband and […]

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Exploring Huntsville’s Sharon Johnston Park

Exploring Huntsville’s Sharon Johnston Park

  More Than Fish   I thought this was going to be a post about fishing.  Huntsville natives will have to forgive me, but I had never been to Sharon Johnston Park, what was supposedly my first spot scouting out places to fish.  I expected a small park with a lake, what I discovered was […]

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A Millennial’s Summer Guide to Huntsville

A Millennial’s Summer Guide to Huntsville

Living in the Rocket City has its perks: great views, cold brews and fun adventures, just to name a few, and, if you ask any millennial, you know a place is one the rise when even Buzzfeed can’t ignore it. Whether you’re a millennial who wants to keep every experience Instagram worthy or you’re one […]

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Like Shooting Fish with a Rocket: The Best Places to Fish in Huntsville

Like Shooting Fish with a Rocket:  The Best Places to Fish in Huntsville

Top 5 Fishing Spots For beginners and seasoned veterans alike, Huntsville and its surrounding areas are packed with many great and surprising opportunities to relax with a rod and reel. With a wide variety of ponds, creeks, and streams, Huntsville boasts a great adventure for the fisherman willing enough to find them – many of […]

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Huntsville’s Historic Three Caves

Huntsville’s Historic Three Caves

Huntsville’s Historic Three Caves Just two miles from downtown Huntsville, tucked inside a residential area, you’ll find an interesting remnant of local history. Three Caves sits among the trees on Land Trust of North Alabama’s Monte Sano Nature Preserve. Despite its name, it’s actually not a cave at all but a former limestone mine, originally […]

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Huntsville’s Ditto Landing Renovation Update

Huntsville’s Ditto Landing Renovation Update

Huntsville’s Ditto Landing Revenovation Update Where do the locals in Huntsville go when they want a weekend of camping, an afternoon of fishing, or an evening of stargazing? Luckily, the Rocket City has many spots that are perfect for these types of activities. But recently, one outdoor getaway is getting much attention thanks to its […]

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QUIZ: What’s Your Perfect Huntsville Date Night?

QUIZ: What’s Your Perfect Huntsville Date Night?

Find out what kind of Date Night you should have in Huntsville! Which iHeartHsv blogger wrote this? David Hitt is a native of Huntsville who enjoys telling the stories of his hometown. He works in strategic communications for NASA’s Space Launch System, the rocket that will send astronauts to Mars and prove once again that […]

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