Little River Canyon National Preserve

  • Falls at Little River Canyon



Little River Canyon Information

Little River Canyon National Preserve in Alabama offers backcountry exploring, scenic drives, and recreation amidst spectacular views.

Little River flows for most of its length atop Lookout Mountain in northeast Alabama. The river and canyon systems are spectacular Appalachian Plateau landscapes any season of the year. Forested uplands, waterfalls, canyon rims and bluffs, stream riffles and pools, boulders, and sandstone cliffs offer settings for a variety of recreational activities. Natural resources and cultural heritage come together to tell the story of the Preserve, a special place in the Southern Appalachians.


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Visiting Little River Canyon

Map of the Park

Little River Canyon National Preserve
2141 Gault Avenue North
Fort Payne , AL

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