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Cheaha

64 Reviews

About This Campground

Seek adventure and solitude on the highest point in Alabama at Cheaha State Park.

At 2,407 feet above sea level, Cheaha State Park, located on top of Cheaha Mountain, offers breathtaking views and adventurous recreational activities and is great for camping near Birmingham. This 2,799-acre…

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed
  • Group
  • Cabins
  • Tent Cabin

Features

For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • 30 amp Hookups
  • 50 amp Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Max Length: 60 ft.

Access

  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite
  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite
  • Hike In
    Hike a trail to your campsite
  • Boat In
    Boat to your campsite

Reviews

64 Reviews of Cheaha

Ratings Breakdown

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  • 2
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  • 39
D
Reviewed May. 7, 2021

Great Campground with Lots of Nature and Things to do

On our trip to Cheaha State Park we stayed in the lower campground, which features very roomy RV sites, some with really nice views, and all with full hookups including power, water, and sewer.  There is no cable or wifi available however, and cell service is pretty spotty.  There is also an upper…

  • Drone fly through of the lower RV campground including site numbers.......should be helpful for picking sites.
  • Drone fly around of the lake adjacent to the lower RV campground.
Month of VisitMay
LThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 28, 2021

Love Cheaha

This is such a wonderful campground!!!  We love the lower campground!!!  Roomy sites!!!!

  • Hiked on the trail and came across this plane wreck from many years ago.
  • On the trail
  • Preparing dinner at the campsite.
Month of VisitDecember
JThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 16, 2021

Loved this place as a kid and mine now love it too

Great memories have been had here.

They recently renovated the upper loop.

It has a store, cabins, lodge, pool ,etc

Down in the valley there is a lake with a playground and day activities areas

  • lots of new road was being put down when we went here in 2019
  • look out tower was really cool to go up inside
Site33
Month of VisitMarch

Location

Cheaha is located in Alabama

Coordinates

33.4742405 N
85.81278082 W

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About This Campground

Seek adventure and solitude on the highest point in Alabama at Cheaha State Park.

At 2,407 feet above sea level, Cheaha State Park, located on top of Cheaha Mountain, offers breathtaking views and adventurous recreational activities and is great for camping near Birmingham. This 2,799-acre mountaintop retreat is known for spectacular sunsets and beautiful waterfalls. The park offers overnight guests and day visitors an array of activities as well as opportunities for rest. Facilities include a restaurant, hotel, cabins, chalets, camping with options that range from improved to primitive, and pavilions.

In addition to lodge rooms, cabins, and A-frame chalets, we offer improved camping in the park, semi-primitive camping near the highest point, and primitive camping near Cheaha Lake. There is also primitive camping along mountainside trails, offering campers numerous options for getting close to nature. Groups may want to consider reserving Cheaha's historic CCC Bald Rock Lodge, which has 12 bedrooms/baths with a beautiful grand hall, for retreats, family reunions, meetings and more!

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