Alabama’s Very First State Park Is Still One Of The Best And Here’s Why You Need To Visit

Alabama is well known for its 22 beautiful state parks. These state parks help preserve and maintain a variety of habitats such as caves, mountains, forests, beaches, wetlands, etc. Approximately four to five million people visit Alabama’s state parks each year. Among these state parks is Cheaha State Park, which just so happens to be Alabama’s first official state park. For information about Cheaha State Park, including why you should visit, read on.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you ever visited Cheaha State Park? If so, what did you think? Please share your thoughts with us in the comments section.

For a list of Alabama’s 10 most underappreciated state parks, click here.