Area Attractions

Tourism/Attraction Resources

City of GadsdenRainbow City
City of Attalla

Paradise Lanes Inc.

Family Recreation Center30-Lane Bowling CenterBay Lounge, Sunset Grill, Becks Pro Shop, Game Room, Meeting Room729 Sutton Bridge RoadRainbow City, AL 35906(256) 413-0300 phone, (256) 413-0804 fax4.9 mi from River Country via I-759     

Silver Lakes Golf Course / Robert Trent JonesGolf Trail

36-hole championship course

US 431 South of Glencoe10 minutes from River Country

(256) 892-3268    

Twin Bridges Golf Club

championship golf course

901 Riverbend Dr.Gadsden, AL(256) 549-4866    

Cow Pasture Golf — Driving Range

2146 Sutton Bridge Road

Rainbow City, AL

(256) 442-2694     

Talladega International Speedway and Motor Sport Hall of Fame

museum features vehicle and memorabilia from all forms of racing

I-20 in Talladega, 35 min. from Gadsden     

Green Valley Speedway

(256) 492-6242 or (256) 234-2412     

Noccalula Falls Park

90-foot waterfall named for Noccalula, a young Cherokee maiden who plunged to her death rather than forsake her true love

Be sure to visit gift shop and concession!

Pioneer Village of the same era on display

War Memorial and Museum

botanical gardens

covered bridge

hiking trails

souvenir shop



carpet golf10 minutes from River Country(256) 549-4663 main number(256) 547-4333 gift shop     

Anniston Museum of Natural History

Anniston, AL; 30 min. from campground

(256) 546-2337     

Berman Museum

Treasures of the World

Anniston, AL; 30 min. from campground     

Hampton Inna

djacent to campground

(256) 546-2337     

Colonial Mall

75 stores including:




WalMart, KMart, Lowes

across the river from the campground     

Boaz Factory Outlets

20 minutes from River Country     

The Antique Stores of Attalla

Attalla, AL     

Collinsville Trade Days

open every Saturday     

Mountain Top Flea Market

Alabama’s largest flea market

open all day Sundays (opens at 5 a.m.)

US Hwy. 278 W in Attalla, AL


Bill’s Country Flea Market

open Saturdays and Sundays

US Hwy. 431 S in Glencoe

(256) 492-0377     

Gadsden Museum of Arts

year-round schedule of programs

fine art, historical artifacts, traveling exhibits

tribute to Black Heritage in the Arts

Education Outreach Programs

(256) 546-7365     

Center for Cultural Arts

features “Imagination Place – the best museum you ever laid hands on”Worlds Largest site and date specific model railroad

dinner theatrerecital hallbanquet and convention facilities

501 Broad Street, downtown Gadsden

(256) 543-2787     


Great restaurants minutes away from River Country:

Top O’ The River (catfish and seafood)

The Olde Warehouse (fresh vegetables, lounge and oyster bar)

Villa Fiesta (authentic Mexican food and cantina)

Logan’s Roadhouse

Pruett’s Bar-B-Q

Papa John’s Pizza


Waffle House

Cracker Barrel

Golden China


Red Lobster     


Pruett’s Barbeque

(256) 547-4118     


Red Leach & Sons Insurance

418 Chesnut St., Gadsden, AL 35901

(256) 543-2900 B & C Tire Co.

501 East Broad St., Gadsden, AL


Bone Realty

1401 Rainbow Dr., Gadsden, AL

(256) 546-5543 

Liggan RV Center

927 Gardner St., Gadsden, AL

(256) 547-7247 J.P King Auction Co.108 Fountain Ave., Gadsden, AL

(256) 546-5217     

Church Services

Crosspoint Community Church

2730 Wills Creek Rd., Gadsden, AL 35904

(256) 546-9236

Sunday worship: 8:30, 10:50

Bible study: 9:50

Youth service: 6:30 P.M.

Wednesday Fellowship Meal: 5:15 P.M.

Bible Study: 6:30 P.M.

AWANA: 6:30 P.M. First Baptist-Gadsden

235 South 5th Street, Gadsden, AL 35901


Sunday School: 9:15 A.M.

Worship Service 10:30 A.M.

Evening Service 5:00 P.M.

Wednesday Evening Fellowship Supper: 5:00 P.M.

Children’s Activities: 5:30 P.M.

Prayer Meeting 6:15 P.M.

Youth Bible Study: 6:30 P.M.
St. James Catholic Church
622 Chestnut Street, Gadsden, AL 35901
Saturday Mass: 5:30 P.M.Sunday Mass: 8:00 A.M., 10:30 A.M.Spanish Mass 12:00 NoonReconciliation Saturday 4:00-5:00 P.M.Weekday Masses 8:00 A.M.
Beth Israel Congregation
761 Chestnut Street, Gadsden, AL 35901
Friday evening service: 6:00 P.M.
Church of Christ-Rainbow
2201 Rainbow Drive, Gadsden, AL 35901
Sunday School: 9:30 A.M.Morning Worship: 10:25 A.M.Evening Worship: 6:00 P.M. (Summer), 5:00 P.M. (Winter)Wednesday Bible Study: 7:00 P.M.
Episcopal Church of the Holy Comforter
156 South 9th Street, Gadsden, AL 35901
Trinity Lutheran Church
1885 Rainbow Drive, Gadsden, AL 35901
First United Methodist Church
115 South 5th Street, Gadsden, AL 35901
Sunday Contemporary Worship: 9:00 A.M.Sunday School: 10:00 A.M.Traditional Worship: 10:45 A.M.Evening Worship Service: 5:00 P.M. (Oct.-March), 6:00 P.M. (April-Sept.)
First Presbyterian Church
530 Chestnut Street, Gadsden, AL 35901
Sunday School: 9:30 A.M.Worship Service: 10:30 A.M.Wednesday: 6:00 P.M.