Canyon Mouth Picnic Area
FEE AREA $3 per vehicle
Welcome. The popular Canyon Mouth Picnic Area has a pavilion with tables and an easy one-mile trail to hike.
Canyon Mouth Picnic Area is located off Alabama Highway 273 in Cedar Bluff, Alabama. Alabama Highway 273 is located between Highway 35 and Alabama Highway 68.
Turn off Alabama Highway 273 onto County Road 275, stay to the right, follow to the gate, stop at the fee booth. This is a day-use area.
National Park Passes
All animals and plants are protected within the park boundaries. Anyone found harming or harassing wildlife, collecting plants, leaves, or rocks are subject to a fine.
Snakes are sometimes found sunning on the rocks. Please leave them alone.
Special uses such as baptisms, weddings, etc. must obtain a Special Use Permit from park headquarters at least 10 days in advance. Little River Canyon National Preserve, 4322 Little River Trail NE, Fort Payne, AL 35967. (256) 845-9605. Fees may apply.
Did You Know?
Little River Canyon National Preserve has six endemic species of caddisfly. These are aquatic insects that are clean water indicators.