Oak Mountain State Park

Field Trips


Calling all teachers! Plan a fieldtrip to Oak Mountain State Park! 


Options for fieldtrips are as follows:

- Scales and Tails (Reptiles, Amphibians, and a Red-tailed Hawk)

- Discover Reptiles (Reptiles Only)

- Discover Birds of Prey (Tour of the Treetop Nature Trail Birds of Prey)

- Amphibians and the Vernal Pool (December through March only)

- Mammals (Skulls, scat, fur, and tracks)

- Creek Kids (Water activity with lesson on macroinvertebrates) 

- Birding 101 (How to be a better birder)

- Farm life (Demonstration farm)

- Nature art (Tree Ring Printing, Nature Weaving, or Painted Talking Sticks)

- Adventure Hikes (Hands-on exploring)

- Native American Life to the CCC (Artifacts and history of OMSP)


Choose one or a few of the options for a day filled with adventure! 


Call 205.620.2520 or email Lauren.Muncher@dcnr.alabama.gov to inquire about your options for scheduling a field trip to Oak Mountain State Park! Please request one month in advance. Fieldtrips and most educational events are FREE with entrance into Oak Mountain State Park.