Operating Hours & Seasons
The Little River Canyon National Preserve business office is located in the Little River Canyon Center building owned by our partner, Jacksonville State University Field School. We lease office space from them. The National Park Service staffs the front desk of the Little River Canyon Center with Volunteers and staff to welcome visitors, give directions, etc.
Little River Canyon Center (Jacksonville State University Field School)
Gift Shop (closed on Monday's) 1-256-845-7213
Little River Canyon National Preserve Business Office
January 1 New Year's Day
January 19 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
February 16 Washington's Birthday
May 25 Memorial Day
July 3 Independence Day
September 7 Labor Day
October 12 Columbus Day
November 11 Veterans Day
November 26 Thanksgiving Day
December 25 Christmas Day
(This is a day-use area located in Cedar Bluff, Alabama)
All areas of the park are open only during daylight hours.
February 1 - September 30
Camping is only at three designated primitive campsites in the Backcountry Area. One group per site. No reservations required, first come first served. All tents must be on tent pad (10x20). Only one tent pad per site.