Posts tagged with: Monte Sano State Park

[VLOG]: The Instagram Guide to Huntsville

[VLOG]: The Instagram Guide to Huntsville

Hi everyone! My name is Katie and I am SUPER excited to be kicking off the 2017 #iHeartHsv campaign! For the past three years, the Huntsville/Madison County Convention and Visitors Bureau has hosted a social media campaign to encourage people around the world to share what they love about Huntsville and Madison County. Every day […]

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Four Things Sports Fans Should Know About Huntsville

Four Things Sports Fans Should Know About Huntsville

  Four Things Sports Fans Should Know about Huntsville Huntsville, a place where the skies are always clear for lift off, and everyone (and their grandmother) knows who Nick Saban’s Crimson Tide will “roll over” on any given fall Saturday. Known as the Yellowhammer State, Alabama could easily be better known for its football and […]

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VLOG: Dog-Friendly Activities in Huntsville!

VLOG: Dog-Friendly Activities in Huntsville!

  Dogs are man’s best friend, and who wouldn’t want to go out and do fun things with their best friend? Madison County is a very dog-friendly place, and in this video I’ll show you some of my favorite things to do with my pooch. See Our Rocket City Dogs Visit a Dog Park Madison […]

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Monte Sano Art Festival

Monte Sano Art Festival

  *Editor’s note: Dates, times, and other relevant event information has been updated in this blog to accurately reflect 2018 activities. Art Show on the Mountain What could be better than a day spent enjoying both the natural beauty of Huntsville’s Monte Sano Mountain and the creations of more than 150 of the region’s finest […]

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Birding in Huntsville & Madison County

Birding in Huntsville & Madison County

  If you like listening and watching birds, Huntsville has a lot to offer.  Madison County alone hosts 3 locations on the North Alabama Birding Trail. Here are locations and tips for Birding in Huntsville & Madison County!   Birding in Huntsville & Madison County Monte Sano State Park All 2,140 acres of Monte Sano State […]

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Best Places to See Fall Colors in Huntsville, Alabama

Best Places to See Fall Colors in Huntsville, Alabama

  There’s a lot to enjoy about fall — cooler temperatures, seasonal foods and coffees, pumpkins and mums, and of course the beauty of the leaves as they morph into a collage of bright yellows, vivid oranges and flaming reds!   So where in Huntsville, Alabama are the best places to view the brilliant hues […]

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What to expect for Huntsville’s 2015 Monte Sano Art Festival

What to expect for Huntsville’s 2015 Monte Sano Art Festival

                                             Pottery by Stacy Morgan The 15th Annual Monte Sano Art Festival There’s a hint of chill in the air and the leaves are just starting to turn: that means it’s time for the Monte Sano Art […]

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Getting schooled: Amos’ pet-friendly picks

Getting schooled: Amos’ pet-friendly picks

  To my fellow dogs finally getting a turn on the computer while their hairless packmates aren’t home –   Well, school has started back, and once again, I’m not allowed to go. I just think maybe I should go to school; so many puppy-humans do, and most puppy humans like me. They would be […]

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Bike the Mountains of Huntsville: 5 must-try locations

Bike the Mountains of Huntsville: 5 must-try locations

By Nicole Castle Brookus Coming to Huntsville?  You’re going to want to bring your mountain bike. With both Wade Mountain and Monte Sano Mountain in our backyard, Madison County offers mountain bike trails that please riders with novice through elite skill sets.  Most of our trails are shady and cool. All are beautiful. Wade Mountain […]

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9 Places to Get your Hike on in the Huntsville/Madison County Area

9 Places to Get your Hike on in the Huntsville/Madison County Area

By Nicole Castle Brookus North Alabama is an outdoorsman’s paradise.  From mountains to swamps to rivers, we have it all, and much of it is accessible right here in and around Huntsville.  If you want to get out and stretch your legs in a natural setting, here’s a roundup of 9 exceptional places to get […]

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