Cheaha State Park

First Day Hike: Hike to the Top of Alabama

Event Dates:
January 1, 2022, 2:00 pm
January 1, 2022, 3:30 pm
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First Day Hike: Hike to the Top of Alabama

Start your new year off right by enjoying the beauty of Cheaha State Park! This one-mile hike will begin at the Vista Cliffside overlook and end at the Bunker Observation Tower, Alabama's highest point. Conquer Cheaha Mountain as you learn about plants, animals, Native American culture, Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) legacy, and the Seven Principles of Leave No Trace during this engaging interpretive First Day Hike.


For more information, please call (256) 412-9938 or email

Date: January 1, 2022

Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM CST

Location: LNT Bigfoot Trailhead (Meet at Vista Cliffside Event Center Overlook in front of Hotel)

Cost: FREE with park admission and to overnight guests


*In case of inclement weather, we will reschedule the First Day Hike to January 2, 2022, at 2:00 pm. Contact for more information and we will post updates on our Facebook page.*