Yellow Branch Plantation - Outdoor Adventures and Hunting Retreat Near Birmingham!
Yellow Branch Plantation
***If you are interested in visiting during hunting season, please contact the THIRDHOME Member Experience team directly. The owners also ask that if you are interested in hunting on the property, you have the proper license to do so. ***
Whitetail Deer Season: November 15th - January 31st
Turkey Season: March 15th - April 30th
***During your stay, you'll have access to two Polaris ATVs, one Can-Am ATV, numerous hunting stands, a small boat with a trolling motor for fishing, one SeaDoo for pulling inflatables and skis, life vests, beach chairs, tables, and umbrellas. Please bring your own fishing poles and tackle.
Tucked away in the rolling hills of central Alabama, the soft whispers of Yellow Branch Plantation’s peaceful elegance and breathtaking vistas beckon a more refined taste for special getaways. Just 25 miles away from downtown Birmingham, this five-bedroom, 8000 square foot plantation style home resides on over 900 sprawling acres built for hunting, fishing, hiking, and relaxation. Overlooking an ideal backdrop of mountains and forests, let yourself be inspired by this truly remarkable setting.
Brimming with rusticity and southern charm, this luxurious retreat features spacious interiors, beautifully decorated in a manner that will take your breath away. Earthy elements, such as the wood-paneled walls and grand stone fireplace, combine to create a natural elegance, wonderfully complemented by countryside décor, drawing its inspiration from the natural splendor that abounds outside. Exquisite, plush furnishings fill the spacious living room, featuring a constant, soft natural glow that flows in through numerous large windows. The living room easily blends into the dining and kitchen area, and offers an open wet bar, perfect for entertaining!
Yellow Branch’s kitchen is a magnificent space, featuring wooden finishes, custom cabinetry and a massive center island that doubles as a breakfast bar. Enjoy a morning cup of coffee here under the unique and gorgeous chandelier, or an afternoon glass of wine as you watch the master chef get to work. With state of the art, gourmet appliances, each meal is sure to be delicious! Take your meals at the gorgeous wooden dining table, offering more than enough seating for everyone.
With five incredible bedrooms and five bathrooms, you and your guests won’t find a lack of privacy at Yellow Branch. The rustic, wood-paneled walls continue on into each space, completely filled with earth-inspired décor that will soothe your mind, body, and soul. Three bedrooms offer lavish, king-sized beds, one has a queen and a twin, and the final bedroom has two bunk beds. All linens and bedding are of premium quality, sure to lull you straight to sleep after a long day of hunting, fishing, and other outdoor adventures.
The lodge features a front and back porch that excel at combining elegance with comfort. Take in the crisp, lake air as you step outside to enjoy a cup of coffee as you watch the sunrise over the awe-inspiring scenery. The porches offer plenty of rocking chairs, allowing you and your guests to kick back and relax as you forget all your troubles.
Yellow Branch Plantation is built to be the perfect getaway for outdoor adventure. The property features extensive acreage to create priceless memories as you hunt, hike, fish, and more! The adventurers of the group will love taking to numerous trails on the property on an ATV, mountain bike, or by foot. Enjoy a picnic on the private peninsula, and cozy up by the fire pit for s’mores and laughter on a cool night. In the warmer months, take a dip in the refreshing, 35-acre lake and then relax as you bask in the sun with a book on the beach. All year round, you can grab your fishing pole and hook bass, brim, or catfish. No matter what you choose, you’ll find a way to embrace the rustic majesty of this special property.
Hunting is the name of the game at Yellow Branch Plantation, with over 900 acres for you to explore. While you can hardly call hunting at Yellow Branch “roughing it,” the luxury of your accommodations doesn’t take away from the thrill of the hunt! The property is great for whitetail deer hunting season (November 15th – January 31st) and turkey season (March 15th – April 30th). During your stay, you’re sure to chase plenty of deer and turkey through the beautiful forests and grounds of the plantation!
While there’s plenty to do and see on the property itself, Yellow Branch also offers great proximity to other attractions in the area. Just minutes away, you’ll find everything from upscale shopping, to world-renowned golf courses on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, to scrumptious dining options. NASCAR fans will be delighted at the proximity of Talladega Superspeedway, and during May, golf fans will be within five miles of PGA’s Regions Tradition at the fabulous Greystone Golf and Country Club. Birmingham is only a 45-minute drive away with an explosive cultural scene that’s just waiting for you to uncover! Plenty of delicious restaurants can be found in the city, featuring delicious dishes created by the likes of Frank Sitt and Chris Hastings, both James Beard award-winning chefs.
Escape from the hustle and bustle of the real world to a magical retreat like no other at Yellow Branch Plantation!
Single Family Home with 2 levels
5 bedrooms, 5 baths, 8000 square feet
King, King, King, Queen, and Bunk
14 guests maximum
Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport - BHM
50 minutes by car
Beautiful views overlooking a 35-acre private lake among the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains!
If a personal chef, housekeeper, private masseuse, or reiki is desired during your stay, accommodations can be arranged for an additional cost.
Activities of Interest
- Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail (1 hour) - Explore over 460 holes of golf on this collection of championship-caliber courses.
- ATV Rides - Trails are available onsite! Let your Yellow Branch tour guide take you on a comprehensive trip around the property!
- Hunting Plantation - Yellow Branch offers an amazing landscape that's perfect for hunting deer, turkey, fishing, and more.
- Mountain Biking - Bike around plenty of incredible nature trails on your very own acreage.
Places of Interest
- Birmingham (45 minutes) - Explore the amazing shops, restaurants, and galleries in this exploding cultural center!
- Barber Motor Sports Track and Museum (30 minutes) - This contemporary museum features a rare, up close and personal look at more than a thousand motorcycles and racecars!
- Talledega Superspeedway (50 minutes) - Come visit NASCAR's biggest and baddest track!
- PGA Region's Tradition (30 minutes) - During May, head to the Greystone Golf and Country Club for this famous PGA tournament.
- 40"+ TV
- Air Conditioning
- Chef's Kitchen
- Covered Parking
- DVD Player
- Gated Community
- High Speed Internet
- Multiple TVs
- Outdoor Grill
- Satellite/Cable TV
- Washer & Dryer
- Wireless Internet