Conecuh National Forest Guide

Conecuh National Forest is an 83,000-acre forest that sits along the Alabama-Florida state line. The area offers boating, camping, hiking, fishing, horse trails and swimming. The forest has two recreational areas: Open Pond Recreation Area and Blue Lake Recreation Area. In addition, Conecuh National Forest includes the Leon Brooks Hines Public Fishing Lake, the Conecuh Shooting and Rifle Range and a 20-mile trail that was built by the Youth Conservation Corps. 

Where to Camp

Camping in Conecuh National Forest

The best way to camp in Conecuh National Forest is by camping in an RV. The convenience of having your own home on wheels allows you to bask in nature while having the luxury to return to a private space that is all your own. Renting an RV from RVshare gives you the best of both worlds. You have all of the convenience of an RV without the cost of ownership and upkeep.

Shape Hiking Trails

Conecuh National Forest Hiking Trails

Getting up close and personal with a national forest is best done on a hiking trail. The Conecuh Trail was begun by the Youth Conservation Corps in 1976. Each year, the YCC would add to the trail until it reached the full 20-mile span that exists today. Visitors can tackle the entirety of the Conecuh Trail, but many will want to choose one of the smaller loops instead.

Things to Do

Activities in Conecuh National Forest

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How to get to Conecuh National Forest

Address: 1119 Forest Area Road, Kinston, AL, 36453

Fee: Per vehicle, Open Pond day-use $3

Fee: Per vehicle, Blue Lake day-use $3 Blue Lake is open from April 1 through October 31. A valid Alabama hunting license, a Wildlife Management Area License or a Wildlife Heritage License is required to use the shooting range.

Fee: Campsites $8 Campsites are available from $8-$16 a day.

Fee: Conecuh Shooting Range $0

Traveling in an RV is a great way to visit Conecuh National Forest. You can go fishing, hiking, swimming or stargazing while enjoying a comfortable camping experience.