The Grove Oak Store


Nestled among a stunningly beautiful area of northeast Alabama  is a small  unincorporated community called Grove Oak. Most folks know Grove Oak as a small community you drive through on your journey to beautiful Buck’s Pocket. The area was once busier and hosted a school, store, post office, cotton gin, and restaurant. Grove Oak is located in […]

Best Waterfalls In Alabama


Noccalula Falls Park and Campground The waterfalls is roughly 90-foot tall and depending on the season can be raging all the way to a small falls.For more information visit: Noccalula Falls  High Falls Park High Falls park is located between Geraldine and Grove Oak Alabama.The waterfall spans over 300 feet wide and is roughly 35-feet […]

5 Best Alabama Vacation Hot Spots In Spring


Lake Gunterville If you are looking for great spring camping and great fishing you can’t go wrong with Lake Gunterville. Enjoy exploring Lake Guntersville State Park with awesome views looking over the Tennessee River. Expect to see alot of deer and other wildlife in the area including all kinds of water fowl and birds. The […]

Top Magical Fishing Lakes In Alabama

Bass Fishing Guntersville Lake Alabama

Lake Guntersville is Alabama’s largest fishing lake with an estimated 69,000 acres and 900 miles of shoreline. Lake Guntersville host some of best bass fishing in the country if not the world.  Not only does Lake Guntersville offer wonderful bass fishing opportunities but is a great fishing destination for catfish also. Wheeler Lake is a […]

Dr.Francis Medical Museum Gets New Facelift

The Dr.Francis Medical Museum is currently being restored and looking for volunteers to paint on the 14th of June. The exterior  is currently being prepped for the new paint job. Don’t miss a great opportunity to help restore a wonderful historic building here in Jacksonville, Alabama.   For more info:  Restore the Doctor Francis Museum Dr.Francis […]

Mountain Longleaf National Wildlife Refuge June 1 Conservation Festival

Don’t miss the mark of 10 year with the Mountain Longleaf National Wildlife Refuge  June 1 . This conservation Festival will highlight bird watching and archeology hikes in the refuge as well as children’s activities.   Fore more info: Mountain Longleaf National Wildlife Refuge to Mark 10 Years with June 1 Conservation Festival

Gadsden Riverfest 2013

Dont miss Gadsden Riverfest 2013 featuring some great  talent!  May 31st & June 1st will be the 27th annual Riverfest located in Gadsden, Alabama. 5/31 – 6:00pm Reluctant Saints 5/31 – 7:30pm St. Paul and the Broken Bones 5/31 – 9:00pm Styx 6/01 – 5:30pm Kate Falcon 6/01 – 6:30pm Jeremy Jackson 6/01 – 7:30pm […]

Mentone’s Annual Rhododendron Festival 2013

The festival features  southern  food, music, arts and crafts. Events start  at 9am on Saturday and 11am on Sunday may 18th-19th.  Events are located at Town Hall, the Kamama Gallery, Brow Park, Mason Park, the Mentone Inn Pavilion,  St. Josephs-on-the-Mountain Episcopal Church  and DeSoto Falls.   For more info:

University of North Alabama Wins Cabela’s Collegiate Big Bass Bash

UNA Anglers managed to take first, second and third place at the Big Bass Bash on Table Rock. Rocky weather and bad conditions almost go the best of UNA’s fishing team before pulling a victory. Read more here:  North Alabama Wins Big Bass Bash on Table Rock Another great read with cool pics!  UNA Big […]

Lake Gunterville and Birmingham Host The 2014 Bassmaster Classic in Alabama

Bass Fishing Guntersville Lake Alabama

The 2014 Bassmasters will be hosted in Birmingham and Lake Guntersville! Daily weigh-ins will be held at the  Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC). The Bassmaster Classic Outdoors Expo will be hosted at the BJCC also! Guntersville Lake holds a certified lake record for large mouth bass  at 14-8 Check out this great article–>    Bassmasters 2014 Lake Guntersville

Stone Mountain


Stone Mountain is the world’s largest exposed granite monolit and is located  in Stone Mountain, Georgia. The summit is an  elevation of 1,686 feet. The Northface  features a carving depicting the Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis , and Stonewall Jackson of the Confederate States of America. Website:

Grandfather Mountain North Carolina


Grandfather Mountain North Carolina looks like one the coolest trips you can take in the Appalachian Mountains. Located at a whopping Elevation of 5,945′ it is a great destination to view the blue ridge mountains and experience life high above the Appalachians. Grandfather Mountain is  the highest point in the eastern part of the Appalachian […]