While park staff performs many of the daily tasks and duties it takes to operate, volunteers are vital to Alabama’s state parks. The Volunteer In Parks (VIP) program was created to allow individuals or groups to make a difference at their favorite park.
Did you know all the wonderful services offered at Alabama's State Parks can be paid for with a convenient swipe of a card? Visitors can pay for recreational activities and many other park amenities with an Alabama State Park gift card.
The Alabama State Parks hires people who enjoy working with the public in an outdoor setting. Working for Alabama State Parks involves weekend and holiday work but can be very rewarding for someone who enjoys providing guests with gracious hospitality in a fun environment.
The Alabama State Parks provide locations and amenities that are well suited for outdoors people. Think about us next time you book your overnight reservations for your fishing, hunting or any other outdoor recreational adventure. Some of our parks even offer turnkey sites where you can do it all without ever leaving. Make your plans!
Alabama State Parks reaped a record 18 TripAdvisor.com Certificate of Excellence Awards for 2019. The honors go to only about 10 percent of the attractions listed on the travel website.
The Alabama Parks is pleased to announce that Eagle Cottages at Gulf State Park is the newest member of National Geographic’s Unique Lodges of the World Program. Eagle Cottages becomes the 7th in the U.S. with only 55 lodges in the program worldwide.
Every day is Veterans Day at the #AlabamaStateParks as part of our #ParksforPatriots program. This initiative allows free admission year-round for veterans and active military. Park patrons can also voluntarily provide sponsorship donation contributions to help support this program. We are proud to provide this as a tribute to all of the men and women who have provided us the freedoms we enjoy today.
Check out our video library. With so many parks to choose from, we hope these will help you make your plans. We want you to be prepared regardless of the park your visiting or the type of activity you are enjoying. Check back now and again to see new videos added to this collection.
You now have an option of purchasing an Alabama State Parks car tag and boat registration. The renewal process remains the same; simply request an Alabama State Parks car or boat tag during the renewal procedure and 80% of your money will go directly to help fund the Alabama State Parks.