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Charming homes with inviting porches and tidy front yards are commonplace in the Wahouma neighborhood. Homes and rentals date back to the 1930s, and a country feel is appealing for residents and visitors wanting a sense of stability in a residential suburban neighborhood.
Wahouma has an environment meant for families and children. Elementary, middle, and high schools are in walking distance. The neighborhood is close to the shopping, restaurants, cultural activities, and tourist destinations of Birmingham.
Birmingham is surrounded by some of the most beautifully designed golf courses in the United States. The Bent Brook and Ballantrae Golf Clubs are approximately 15 miles from Birmingham. Bent Brook has 27-hole golf course with a practice range and rental clubs. The Ballantrae Golf Club has 18 holes and a Par 36-36-35 course.
Wahouma is close to the 1,011-acre Ruffner Mountain Nature Center, a natural oasis located in an undeveloped stretch of the Red Mountain Ridge. Only 10 minutes from Birmingham, the mountain is meant for all-day adventures. Miles of peaceful forest trails lead to remnants of Birmingham’s mining industry. Hikers and nature lovers who are willing to explore the mountainside are rewarded with spectacular views. Programs meant for family education and entertainment focus on nature and the environment so visitors leave with an appreciation for nature.
With approval from the Land Manager, visitors will find Ruffner Mountain Nature Center as a geocache friendly location.
Birmingham played a crucial role in the Civil Rights Movement and is a Southern city rich with history. Founded in 2004, the Birmingham History Center in Downtown Birmingham is a 2,800-square foot museum in the historic Young and Vann Supply building. With over 4,000 historic objects, photos, audio, and exhibits, residents and visitors have an idea of life in Birmingham and Jefferson County.