Top 7 Best Places To Visit in Talladega, Alabama

Talladega Superspeedway

For those who love the thrill of speed, the Talladega Superspeedway is an excellent option. The 2.66-mile track is steepest at 33 degrees. Camping is free at the motorsports complex and the track is known for its tight finishes and three and four wide racing.  

Talladega Walk of Fame 

A large marble monument commemorates Davey Allison. There are also bronze plaques honoring each driver inducted into the Talladega Walk of Fame. Each plaque is located in an easily accessible area of the memorial park, which includes walkways modeled after the Talladega Super Speedway 

Talladega Marksmanship Park 

The Civilian Marksmanship Program hosted a Shooting Sports Showcase at Talladega Marksmanship Park in March of 2022. The event was organized by the Talladega Marksmanship Park and was sponsored by the Professional Outdoor Media Association 

Bryant Vineyard 

You may think you need to go to a specialty wine store to get a fine bottle of Alabama wine, but that’s not the case. Wine is a product of its place of origin, and Bryant Vineyard has found success in the state of Alabama. The wines are made from grapes grown in eastern Alabama. 

Cheaha State Park

If you’re looking for a vacation destination that allows you to unplug from the world for a day, head to Cheaha State Park. This park is home to 2,800 acres of diverse land that will appeal to all types of travelers. 

Kayak on the Coosa River 

If you’re looking for an exciting weekend adventure, kayaking on the Coosa River may be just what you’re looking for. The river is full of water-fun activities, from fishing to float trips. You can rent canoes, kayaks, and sit-on-top kayaks. All rental packages include life jackets. 

The Shack BBQ 

For years, the Shack has been serving hearty BBQ and traditional sides. The shack has also been serving sweet tea. The Shack’s long history and devoted customer base has prompted the owner to add some new items to the menu. Here’s a quick rundown of its menu.