Picture yourself floating down the river on an inner
tube, soaking up the sun in the peaceful quiet of nature. The sound of the
water as it meanders in a steady flow has you closing your eyes and sighing.
The birds make harmonious music and you listen to their calls. Doesn’t that
sound so relaxing? If you enjoy the outdoors, then Magnolia Branch Wildlife Reserve is the
place for you.
season in Atmore has begun here, and what better way to take advantage of the
beautiful Alabama weather than to gather up the family or a few friends and set
out to lounge on Big Escambia Creek, which runs through the Magnolia Branch
There are other leisurely activities, too. Canoeing,
kayaking and swimming are available for your enjoyment. Tubes cost only $5 per
person, per trip down the creek, which usually takes about two hours. Lots of
guests love to picnic at Magnolia Branch and just hang out and enjoy the day.
Canoes are $25 per canoe and kayaks are $15.
And on Saturdays and Sundays, you can also enjoy
unlimited rides down the zip line and play on the blob with a $5 all-day pass.
stay on land than the water? No problem. Explore the hiking trails or bring
your horse and ride the trails at your own pace. Or just camp in one of our 82
RV sites and unlimited primitive sites.
So come on out for some fun in the sun. Park entrance is
only $5 for ages 13 and older and just $1 for anyone younger than 12. Magnolia
Branch Wildlife Reserve is at 24 Big Creek Road in Atmore, Ala.