Alabama December 14, 2018
The One Mountain Town In Alabama That’s Perfect For A Winter Getaway
Nothing beats a getaway, especially during winter. There are several towns in Alabama that are great getaway spots to escape the winter blues, including Mentone. For reasons why this charming mountain town is perfect for a winter getaway, take a look below.
Mentone is a charming mountain town that's located in DeKalb County, Alabama. With less than 500 residents, it's the perfect getaway destination, especially during winter.
If you visit Mentone this winter, you'll have several options when choosing a place to stay. One option is the Mountain View Inn, which is Mentone's only bed and breakfast. This cozy bed and breakfast is situated on the edge of Lookout Mountain and offers...
...the most amazing view!
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There are also many types of cabins to choose from. Nothing beats curling up in a warm, cozy cabin during the cold winter months.
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When it comes time to eat in Mentone, the best dining destination is Wildflower Cafe. This quaint cafe has been named "Best Cafe in Alabama" by the readers of Alabama magazine, and it was also featured in the book "The Southern Foodie: 100 Places to Eat in the South Before You Die (and the Recipes That Made Them Famous)," by Chris Chamberlain.
Wildflower Cafe serves lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch. From salads and pastas, to burgers and steaks, there's something on the menu for everyone.
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During winter, there's a variety of fun things to do in Mentone. A popular family activity is taking a stroll through Brow Park. Brow Park is one of the few places in Mentone to experience an incredible view from the brow of Lookout Mountain.
There's also a variety of unique shops located throughout the town where you'll find handmade goods, antiques, homemade fudge, and so much more.
If you enjoy snow skiing, or have always wanted to try it, you can visit Cloudmont Ski and Golf Resort. Cloudmont Ski and Golf Resort is Alabama's only ski resort and it's the perfect winter attraction for the entire family.
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Have you ever visited the town of Mentone during winter? If so, please share your thoughts with us in the comments. Also, if you have a favorite winter getaway spot in Alabama, please share that with us as well.
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