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Introducing the Our Valley Events Adventure Guide: Air and Water Edition. Check out some of these fun options for your next adventure.
All adventures from our list are within 60 miles of Huntsville, so you don’t have to travel far to have fun!
Skydive Alabama is currently the only dropzone located in North Alabama, located 40 minutes south of Huntsville.
Pilot lessons? Huntsville Executive Airport can teach you, plus provide plane rentals if you are or have a private pilot.
Hot Air Balloon
Take a ride in a hot air balloon. Gift certificates for gifting this experience are available.
Take lessons and go on organized dive trips with SDI.
Dauphin Aquatics offers swimming, scuba training and snorkeling.
Boating & Kayaking
Resource site of outdoor activities in North Alabama.
Both families and groups of fun loving friends can enjoy the lazy Flint River at this rental company.
Local canoe aficionados can join this club and attend monthly meetings, trips and safety training.
A family run operation nestled in Hampton Cove, with outings to the nearby Flint River.
Canoe and kayaking newbies can take classes from certified professionals, with team-building exercises at Aqua Boot Camp.
Located about an hour south of Huntsville in Cullman, AL, Smith Lake offers a variety of water activities. Most notably, their paddle board rentals are popular and you can even schedule lessons.
Enjoy, floating, boating, or camping in the beautiful Tennessee River.
A 25-acre waterpark located 60 minutes south of Huntsville. is that you can bring your own picnic basket or grill to the park.
Southern Adventures is located right here in Huntsville and has water slides and water play in addition to min-golf and amusement park rides.
Located in Decatur, AL, Point Mallard is home to a wave pool, lazy river, waterslides, large kids play area and more.
Where to Go Swimming
- Read our blog post here for the full list of where to go swimming in Huntsville
Public ice rink, but they also have lessons for figure skating and hockey.
Public skating, figure skating and hockey, located at the Point Mallard complex in Decatur.
Outdoor public skating rink open November – January in Big Spring Park.