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Waterfall flows into a deep canyon in the woodland of northern Alabama.

Find Yourself in Tuscumbia

52 Weekends on the Water
On the Alabama Scenic River Trail, there’s something new to experience every weekend of the year.
Find Yourself in Tuscumbia



District 1

Bodies of Water to Explore

Cane Creek, Spring Creek, TN River

Best Season


Skill Level

Paddles: 1 – no skill, desire to learn; 2 – moderate, knowledge needed; 3 – advanced, know what’s up


12-18 miles hiking and driving

Trip Duration

2 Day

Recommended Put In & Take Out

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Outfitters Nearby

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Trip Summary

Let your senses run wild for a weekend in Tuscumbia. The beautiful town offers coffee shops like Claunch Café to start your day. Then find your way to Cane Creek Nature Preserve for a pick your trail hike, check out the famed canyon and waterfall. Finish your day strolling the sidewalks and finding a fun dinner at Champy’s Fried Chicken or cross the river into Florence and enjoy riverfront dining at Stanfield’s River Bottom Grille. After a well night’s sleep see where Helen Keller was born and learn more about the adversity she overcame. Wander the paths at Spring Creek and enjoy the waterfall then head to the Rattlesnake Saloon for a one-of-a-kind lunch experience.

Trail Highlights

Day 1

Day 2

Side Ventures & Optional Activities to Add to Your Trip

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Bonus Sightings

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Non-Paddler Recommendations

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