Local Area Attractions
Heaton Pecan Farm
Visit the store and restaurant located just across the street from the Heaton Pecan Farm. Features include homemade pies, candies, ice cream and baked goods. Don't miss their yummy pecan pie! 309 Sunrise Boulevard Clanton, AL 35045 800-446-3531
Fishing at Lake Mitchell
Only 9.5 miles to beautiful Lake Mitchell where you can fish for Bass, Bluegill, Crappie and more!
Bass Pro Shop
Located right down the road - in Prattville. Everyone should take a detour and experience this!
Big Peach Tower
On I-65 between Birmingham and Montgomery is an impressively large water tower resembling a peach. Chilton County is Alabama's peach central. Adjacent fruit stands and establishments like the Peach Tower Restaurant radiate a unified civic vitality. Clanton's big peach is 120 feet tall, and holds 500,000 gallons of water -- but it ain't the biggest. The Peachoid in Gaffney, SC, is larger and double the volume. Both were constructed by the Chicago Bridge & Iron Company: Gaffney's in 1980-81 and Clanton's in 1992. Address: 7th St. South, Clanton, AL Directions:Exit 212 off I-65.
Fred the Town Dog
Fred the Town Dog Beloved mascot of a small town, Fred is remembered with a monument. Rockford's adopted mascot, Fred the dog, died on December 23, 2002 in a Birmingham animal hospital from a mysterious animal bite. Fred had been a celebrated fixture of the community since he showed up and was nursed back to health in 1993.