Posts tagged with: Monte Sano State Park

Dear WITS: 5 reasons to travel to Huntsville (from one traveler to another)

Dear WITS: 5 reasons to travel to Huntsville (from one traveler to another)

Don’t think of me as a girl born and raised in Huntsville, or a woman raising her family here now, or even the social media specialist for the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau, because that person might come across as a bit biased in her desire for you to choose Huntsville to host the […]

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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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5 Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day in Huntsville For Out-Of-Towners

5 Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day in Huntsville For Out-Of-Towners

By Josie Wachi   Mother’s Day is about spoiling our moms. If you’re a visitor to Huntsville, we’ve got you covered with ideas from Rocket City locals on the ideal gifts and experiences for your mom that will get you that always coveted star-child status.     Take in the views at Monte Sano State […]

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VLOG: Monte Sano Mountain, Downtown Huntsville and a nightcap at Straight to Ale

VLOG: Monte Sano Mountain, Downtown Huntsville and a nightcap at Straight to Ale

    Hey everyone! Katie here. It’s a beautiful Saturday in Huntsville, and I’ve partnered with iHeartHsv.com as a guest blogger to show you a few of my favorite things to do around town. In this video, you can come along with me as I vlog my day.   Morning I start out with a […]

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