Overlook Trail

Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve

Birdwatching
Hiking
Stroller Friendly
Restrooms
Picnic Tables
Education Center
Drinking Water
Dogs Allowed
Benches

Starting at Gray Fox Gap, this trail presents a challenging incline to the Cambrian Overlook above the large quarry and then on to a spectacular hawk’s-eye view of the city. A smaller quarry sits below this vantage point. If you choose, you can continue up to the forested Sloss Peak (1104 ft.).


Water
Snacks/Food
Trail Map
Driving Direction/GPS
Insect Repellent
Hiking Shoes
Rain Gear
Compass
Sunscreen
Lip Balm
First Aid Kit
Emergency Contact Info
Driving Directions/GPS
Flashlight

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Overlook Trail | Trail length: 0.4 miles | Latitude: 33.55824 | Longitude: -86.707418 | Nearest Cities: Birmingham


Activities Available: Birding | Hiking
Amenities Available: Benches | Dogs Allowed | Drinking Water | Education Center | Picnic Tables | Restrooms | Stroller Friendly

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