What to do in Meaher State Park

This 1,327-acre park is situated in the wetlands of Mobile Bay and is primarily a day-use park. A boat ramp and newly constructed pier will appeal to every fisherman and there are self-guided tours over two nature trails include boardwalks over the Mobile Delta.

Recreational activities include boating, fishing and hiking.

Meaher State Park is located two miles west of Spanish Fort on Hwy. 80.

The climate of Alabama's lowlands can be described as subtropical with nearly 60 inches of rain each year. The highest amount of rain reaches the region as afternoon thunderstorms in July, August and September. Summers are extremely hot and humid with temperatures frequently reaching above 100 degrees F. Summer nights cool slightly and provide a good time to travel through the region.

Winter temperatures are mild, rarely dipping below 40 degrees with the humidity level at its lowest in November and December. Spring and fall are very pleasant times to visit the region. Spring brings mild temperatures and blooming trees and flowers. During the fall temperatures range from 65 to 85 degrees F with low humidity levels. Northern Alabama is generally cooler than the south due to its higher elevations.

5200 Battleship Pkwy E
Spanish Fort, AL 36577

Phone: 251-626-5529

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