Small building at Palisades Park.


Take a trip through to Oneonta, AL, and you’ll find everything from outdoor thrills to historical intrigue and culinary delights. Kick off your adventure at Palisades Park, a nature lover's paradise offering breathtaking vistas and hiking trails. For a journey back in time, the iconic Easley Covered Bridge and Horton Mill Covered Bridge stand as living testaments to the area's rich heritage.

Golf enthusiasts can tee off at either the Heritage Golf Course or Limestone Springs Golf Club, each set amidst the natural beauty of Alabama's rolling hills. When hunger strikes, make your way to Charlie's B's, celebrated for its authentic Southern fare and inviting ambiance. For a truly unique stay, consider booking a cabin at Capps Cove, where you can live amongst the wildflower trails and mountain streams for a time.

Round off your trip with a visit to the Blount County Memorial Museum to honor the fallen of Blount County. If you’re in town in mid-October, stop by for the Annual Covered Bridge Festival, featuring arts, crafts, unique vendors, live music, and more.

Small building at Palisades Park.

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