Best Parks and Lakes in Auburn, AL

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Best Parks And Lakes In Auburn, Alabama

If you are spending any amount of time in the Auburn, Alabama, area you should take some time to get out of the city and explore the wonderful nature that’s at your feet. You’ll find the best sprawling lakes, bubbling creeks, and lush forests in Alabama. The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center, while based downtown on the University campus, is not too far to get to the city limits and explore nature outside the city. Take some time to breathe in the fresh Alabama air at the best lakes and parks in and around Auburn, Alabama.

Donald E. Davis Arboretum

The Donald E. Davis Arboretum is a gorgeous attraction in Auburn, AL. The arboretum covers more than 13 acres and it’s filled with native plants and habitats of Alabama. Also there is three water feature, miles of hiking trails, and be sure not to miss The Founder’s Oak, which is more than 150 years old.

Chewacla State Park

Chewacla State Park is a big park that you can’t miss. It covers almost 700 acres of wilderness making it great because of the variety of hiking and biking trails to explore. There is also a fantastic 26-acre lake that is open for swimming with some shelters, picnic areas, ang grills. Make an afternoon of it and spend some quality time in Chewacla State Park

Lake Wilmore Park

This park is close to Chewacla State Park making it an ideal place to visit after you see Chewacla State Park. However, Lake Wilmore Park has a number of beautiful creeks and waterfalls, and of course the wonderful Lake Wilmore. You can find plenty of hiking trails that take you past the water formations and feature great spots to view the lake.

Kiesel Park

Kiesel Park is the largest park in the city of Auburn with a pavilion, garden, pond, and walking trail. There is also an off-leash dog area. The park is home to many big city events like Auburn CityFest and Fall Sundown Concert Series. 

Get Out There And See More Of Alabama

Whether you are hiking, biking or simply watching the sunset we know that you will create the best memories at these Alabama lakes and parks. The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center is the best place to call it quits at the end of the day. We offer 236 luxurious suites and hotel rooms designed to make you feel at ease. While staying with us, guests can enjoy luxury amenities such as a 24-hour fitness center, Sealy Posturepedic beds, 40-inch LCD televisions, and more! To book your next Auburn, Alabama, getaway with us, visit our website or call 1-800-228-2876.


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