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McClellan's beautiful, sprawling terrain is the perfect setting for fitness, sports, and exploration. Expand each heading below to learn more about recreational activities at McClellan.

The Anniston Parks and Recreation Aquatic & Fitness Center is the perfect place for the whole family to get active! Take advantage of fitness classes in bright, spacious studios, swim lessons in an 8-lane, 25-yard pool, and weight lifting with state-of-the-art equipment. Daily memberships start at $6.

130 Summerall Gate Rd, Anniston, AL 36205
Open Monday - Thursday 5:30 AM - 9 PM, Friday 5:30 AM - 7 PM, Saturday 7 AM - 5 PM, Sunday 1 PM - 5 PM
(256) 847-7349

Over 900 acres of land were transferred to the Calhoun County Commission in 2019 to build the Camp McClellan Horse Trails. These trails are maintained by the Back Country Horseman of America McClellan Chapter, offering day rides for $5, primitive camping for $10, and electric camping for $20. Reserve a camping spot online here. There is no fee for BCHA members.

127 Mud Hole Rd, Anniston, AL 36205
Open Monday - Sunday


Enjoy 18 challenging holes and 27 strategically placed bunkers on this public creekside golf course at McClellan. The course measures 7,049 yards from the back tees and 5,186 yards from the forward tees. Patrons can take advantage of the onsite Golf Shop for golf equipment and apparel.

66 Galloway Rd, Anniston, AL 36205
Open Monday - Saturday 10 AM - 7 PM, Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM
(256) 820-9315

Lake Yahou Park

Lake Yahou Park showcases the very best McClellan has to offer—breathtaking views, outdoor recreation, and family fun! It is the perfect outdoor escape for fishing, biking, hiking, paddle boating, and picnicking—featuring a half-mile walking trail, 18-mile multi-use trail, and 8-acre freshwater lake. A $5 fishing license is required to fish at the lake, which must be purchased in-person at the MDA office. All parties 16 years or older must be present at the time of purchase to sign for their license.

370 Lake Yahou Rd, Anniston, AL 36205
Open Monday - Sunday 6 AM - 7:30 PM
 (April - September), 6 AM - 5 PM (October - March)
(256) 236-2011

McClellan’s Multi-Use Trails include the first Phase I trails in Alabama built specifically for middle and high school bike racers. There are a total of three phases of difficulty across 18 miles of forested trails, making them the perfect setting for biking, hiking, walking, and running. Local and state-wide athletic groups also host various biking and running events at McClellan’s Multi-Use Trails throughout the year.

460 BG DH Stem Ave, Anniston, AL 36205
Open Monday - Sunday 6 AM - 7:30 PM
 (April - September), 6 AM - 5 PM (October - March)
(256) 236-2011

The Anniston Sports Complex is an athlete's dream destination, featuring lighted fields/courts for football, soccer, baseball, softball, basketball, and track. Visitors can also utilize the picnic pavilions, duck pond, and gazebo.

356 Summerall Gate Rd, Anniston, AL 36205
Open Monday - Friday 7 AM - 5 PM
(256) 820-3860

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