Outdoor Adventure


Weiss Lake ~ Locally proclaimed “Crappie Capitol of the World”!!! With a three river contributory Weiss Lake occupies 30,200 acres, has 447 miles of shoreline, shallow flats, under water drop offs, deep river channels and vast coves. Recreational use; fishing, boating, skiing and swimming.  https://apcshorelines.com/our-lakes/Weiss

Cornwall Furnace ~ CR 251 · Cedar Bluff  256 927-7444
A Civil War blast furnace situated on Weiss Lake and has a nearby picnic area. AND, listed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage. www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/cornwallfurnace

Cherokee Rock Village ~ CR 71 · Sandrock  256 927-7444
A massive rock-climbing maze in Cherokee County. It boasts many challenging climbs for beginner to expert rock climbers, along with gorgeous views of Weiss Lake and beyond. Picnic and park facilities. www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/cherokeerockvillage

Yellow Creek Falls ~ Hwy 273 · Leesburg
At the Yellow Creek bridge a picturesque waterfall flows with an impressive 100′ drop. Stone footers from the trestle of the long-gone Tennessee, Alabama & Georgia Railway still stand at the falls today.  www.cherokee-chamber.org/visitors/attractions

Terrapin Outdoor Center ~ CR 175 · Piedmont  256 447-8388
Located on beautiful Terrapin Creek TOC is this area’s premiere paddle sports specialty shop. Canoe and kayak rental… clean clear water, beautiful scenery, great fishing, wildlife and enough moving water to keep things interesting.  www.canoeshop.net

True Adventure Sports ~ Hwy 176 · Ft Payne  256 997-9577
Located on Lookout Mountain TAS is an adventure guide services and outfitters offering classes and guided trips in and around the Little River Canyon Area.  www.trueadventuresports.com

Weiss Watersports ~ CR 44 · Leesburg  256 484-9999 
Located in Chesnut Bay Resort cool down and have some fun with boat, jet ski and pontoon rentals. Flotation and instruction. www.weisswatersports.com/

Pirates Bay Water Park ~ CR 147 · Leesburg  256 613-8442 
Make a splash and have some fun at Cherokee County’s newest water park, ZIP line & miniature golf, too! https://piratesbaywaterpark.com/

Cherokee Rock Village, Feature Photograph by Aja Bach

Little River Canyon ~ Cherokee-Dekalb Counties  256 845-9605
Scenic drive of forested uplands, waterfalls, canyon rim bluffs, pools, boulders and cliffs that offer settings for a variety of recreational activities. Picnic and park facility with swimming. Back country horseback riding, 4 wheeling, hiking and primitive camping. www.nps.gov/liri

Scenic Lookout Mountain Parkway ~  256 845-3957  
The Lookout Mountain Parkway spans three states as it stretches across the mountain from Gadsden Alabama through northwest Georgia to Chattanooga Tennessee. Within it’s 93-miles you’ll find, waterfalls, canyons, scenic vistas, unique small towns and true natural wonders.  www.tourdekalb.com/lookoutmountainparkway.htm

Cherokee Country Club ~ Hwy 9 S · Centre  256 927-5070
The 18-hole golf course at the Cherokee Country Club features a par of 71 layout with just over 6,000 yards of golf from the back tees along with an on-site Pro Shop.  www.cherokeecountyclub.com/

Chattokee Lodge ~ Hwy 35 · Gaylesville  256 422-3454  Whether you are looking for a destination to entertain clients or to just get away with family and friends, Chattokee Lodge can accommodate you with endless activities.   www.chattokeelodge.com/

Collinsville Trade Day ~ US Hwy 11 . Collinsville Located in historic Collinsville, Alabama… experience one of the largest outdoor markets in the south. www.collinsvilletradeday.com/


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