Are you an "American Picker?" You enjoy gathering conversation pieces and memories from days of old. You set out on an adventure with discovery in mind. Calhoun County is "Perfect for Pickers," with antique stores and markets that have anything you could possibly want and great bargains.
2. For the Southern Seeker
Are your ancestors southern or are you drawn to southern heritage and history? Calhoun County has mouth-watering southern cuisine and historical sites from Civil War to Civil Rights.
3. For the Outdoor Enthusiast
These travelers seek adventure off the beaten path. From Mountain Biking at Cheaha and Coldwater to kayaking along Terrapin, Calhoun County is rich with "natural" attractions for all ages.
4. For those needing an Escape
If you seek quiet time and an off the grid experience, the Pinhoti Trail connects you to the Appalachian Trail, from Sylacauga to Blue Ridge to Maine.
5. For the Pilgrim
For those wanting to see the world, from museums to arts and theatre or local culture, Calhoun County has many conveniences of large municipalities.
6. For those Passing By
If you're traveling along I-20 or via highway 9, 21, or 431, etc., take a pit-stop. You won't regret it! With you eyes and mind wide open, you'll discover a "Gem of the Hills."