Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve

A 1,036-acre preserve with native plants, animals, geological formations, wonderful vistas and ore-mining heritage. A hiking trail and overlook offer a beautiful view of the city. Maps are available. The nature center includes exhibits and gift shop and family programs. Covered and open picnic areas and facility rentals.

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    1214 81st St. S.
    Birmingham AL, 35206

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    • Center open Tu-Sat. 9-5, Sun. 1-5; trails open daily dawn-dusk
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