Shades Creek in Jemison Park
The Old Mill
Jemison Park Plaque 1952
Blue Gill nest in stream gravel

Jemison Park


Jemison Park a 54-acre linear park in Mountain Brook, Alabama was designed for preservation as a greenway. Visitors are able to relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of nature while strolling along Shades Creek.  Owls, hawks, raccoons, and fox are among the animals residing in the area, along with abundant native plant species.  The natural beauty of the area makes Jemison Park one of the most popular walking attractions in Mountain Brook.  The one mile concrete trail connects with the Nature Trail and the Watkins Trace Trail.   The trail is tied in with the City’s sidewalk system, and easily accessible to residents.

City of Mountain Brook, Parks and Trails


Cahaba Road and Mountain Brook Parkway
Mountain Brook, AL