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Key Underwood Coon Dog Memorial Graveyard

Coon Dog Cemetery Road, Tuscumbia, AL
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Interesting Place to see!

We traveled the back roads today, all good roads, to visit the Cemetery since we were in that area... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GrannyFrances
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Huntsville, Alabama
Sweet place

We stopped in after eating at the Rattlesnake Saloon. It was wonderful to see how much people had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TMart958
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Rainbow City, Alabama
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Where only the best coon dogs are laid to rest.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“one of a kind” (13 reviews)
“buried here” (7 reviews)
“best friend” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Coon Dog Cemetery Road, Tuscumbia, AL
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled the back roads today, all good roads, to visit the Cemetery since we were in that area. People loved their dogs as seen by the headstones ~ never been to any place like this before. There is a picnic area and outhouses are...More

Thank GrannyFrances
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in after eating at the Rattlesnake Saloon. It was wonderful to see how much people had loved their dogs. Our kids, ages 9 and 5, enjoyed reading the messages and placing coins on the graves. Animals lovers will appreciate the care that went...More

Thank TMart958
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Surprised by the size. I was expecting well loved pets and huntin' dogs - and there were. I was taken aback at the number of granite headstones with all the lineage information - was not expecting show dog types. Still neat place to go. FYI...More

Thank babygirllass
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Obvious these friends were so loved by their owners. We spent about 45 minutes reading headstones and monuments. Certainly worth a stop if in the area. about 20 minutes from Rattlesnake Saloon. The parking is gravel.

Thank Guy K
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I traveled down to the coon dog cemetery as I was in Huntsville with students for Space Camp. I had read about this place as a place to quirky place to visit in Alabama. Since I was heading to Tuscumbia anyways I wanted to see...More

Thank Werbrichfamily
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

As a dog lover, I thought this was a wonderful thing for owners of coon hounds to have. Again, as a dog lover I enjoyed this, but it is WAY away from anything, and to drive up it is very underwhelming. My son would not...More

Thank X46RLcindyr
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We were in the area to visit the Rattlesnake Saloon, when we saw the sign advising that the Coon Dog Cemetery was further down the road. I had read about the cemetery when researching things to see in the area, but had not planned on...More

Thank Shapley_Hunter
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Ok, now i can say I've seen and experienced an Alabama legend!! It's really there and a truly nice experience. Men have always cared about​ their dogs, these men truly did. And it's growing! Nice landmark to visit in my opinion​. Hope it's kept up....More

Thank mercedeswright1
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Far above our expectations! It was interesting to see the love and devotion of the coon dog owners in keeping the cemetery neat and decorated. First time we saw pennies on tombstones. Had to google the meaning.

Thank BGBark
Reviewed 19 May 2017

It is interesting to see how many hunters valued their dogs enough to have them buried here. It is way out in the country, and our group also visited the Rattlesnake Saloon which was in the same area.

Thank AL_Pete
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