Welcome to the bustling college town of Auburn, Alabama in your RVshare RV rental! Auburn has been marked by rapid growth in recent years and is currently Alabama's fastest growing metropolis. In spite of this, Auburn has maintained its small town feel, and services a wide variety of interests. Whether you are looking for big city attractions in your RV rental in Auburn, AL like fine dining, night life and sporting events or rustic national parks and beautiful scenery, Auburn can deliver across the board. Built on the backbone of Auburn University, the "Loveliest Village on The Plains" is a perfect RV rental Auburn Alabama destination!
Whether you are familiar with Auburn or this is your first time here, we have put together a list of things to do and see in your RV rental Auburn AL that will add to your experience. Please continue reading to help yourself get a start on your Auburn journey!
Popular Tourist Attractions
Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve
The Forest Ecology Preserve is a nature center established as an outreach program of the Auburn School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences designed to reach out to every age with a strong focus on families and children. The Preserve provides 110 acres including miles of wooded hiking trails, and regularly scheduled programs presented by professionals in their field, making it a wonderful place to spend a day or two. It also sports more than 15 named trails through various habitats, GPS Benchmarks, permanent orienteering course, reptile viewing area, fern viewing area, native azalea area, pond and streams, waterfall, butterfly garden and an old home site and barn.
Auburn University Museum of Natural History
An extension of Auburn University committed to conducting biodiversity research, preserving and documenting the planets biodiversity, and to lead and promote activities related to natural history education and outreach. On display here are the natural history collections currently maintained by Auburn University, including the John D Freeman Herbarium, a large collection of insects and more than 450,000 preserved fish specimens. A large catalog of biodiversity coupled with knowledgeable and friendly curators and staff, will help establish a gateway through which you can discover natural sciences and appreciate the relevance of biodiversity to human health and quality of life.
Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Grand National
With three fantastic courses including two championship 18-hole courses and one 18-hole short course, it is easy to see why Robert Trent Jones, Sr. proclaimed the Grand National, by all reports, as the single greatest site for a golf complex he had ever seen. Built along Lake Saugahatchee, the 32 holes are draped along its shores, making any course a scenic and enjoyable golf experience. The Links and Lake course were listed in the top 10 for Golf Digest's list of "America's Top 50 Affordable Courses" and all three courses is listed among the nation's 40 Super Value by Golf Digest's "Places to Play." So no matter what your skill level is, stop by and hit a few balls.
Campgrounds and State/National Parks
Chewacla State Park
Chewacla State Park is a 696 scenic acre state park with 36 RV camping sites. All which are newly upgraded to 50 amp service for an RV rental near Auburn AL. This is a truly best of both worlds experience with facilities that include a 26 acre lake, wonderful trails, swimming area, picnic areas, playground, and cabins for your camper rental Auburn AL, and yet it is just a short distance to Auburn University Campus. Take advantage of close shopping and dining at night options while spending your days fishing, geocaching, and mountain biking or renting a canoe or classic pedal boat on the lake. Don't forget to take in the park's serene wildlife or enjoy one of their eight trails with a difficulty for everyone.
Wind Creek State Park
Located in Alexander City, which is just forty five minutes northwest of Auburn. Wind Creek is the largest state-operated campground with an impressive 626 sites with water and 30 amp services for a motorhome rental Auburn AL. One hundred sixty nine sites sit waterfront on scenic Lake Martin allowing for boating, fishing, and swimming from your campsite. Facilities include a marina, camp store, hiking trails, playgrounds, fishing pier, and picnic area with tables, grills, and shelters for your travel trailer rental Auburn AL. Bath houses are also located throughout the campgrounds with laundry facilities. Don't miss out on these campground’s unique opportunities for lakeside camping in an RV rental near Auburn, AL.
If there is one thing to know about Auburn, is its love for football and the Auburn Tigers. With history and passion alike, football is alive and thriving in Auburn. Continually a strong SEC contender, this storied and exciting program consistently makes games entertaining, and a wonderful fan experience. The college atmosphere makes game day a once in a lifetime experience. Start early tailgating with your RV Rental and get caught up in Tiger fever in time for kickoff as the best in college football battle it out. Pat Dye Field at Jordan - Hare Stadium is sure to make your vacation unforgettable.
Auburn is a perfect location for your RVshare RV rental and will meet all of your expectations! We hope this short list has convinced you to visit and will prove helpful while you plan your trip!
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