Marion, Alabama, is home to the Vaiden Field airport, and much more. Known as the “College City,” Marion provides visitors with a lengthy historical past, statuesque brick buildings and small town charm.
Talladega National Forest is nearby, and juts up against the southern edge of the Appalachian Mountains. The almost 400,000 acre park has experienced significant pine regrowth over the past century and is now home to a diverse collection of flora and fauna. Black bears, foxes and tortoises all call the forest their home.
Canoers, paddle boarders and kayakers will all enjoy floating down the winding Cahaba River. They will be joined by anglers aiming to catch one of the 135 fish species that are found in the river. Hiking trails and campsites are available at a number of places just off of the Cahaba River.
The Marion Military Institute is located in the area, and is one of only five junior military colleges nationwide.
A jet charter airport in Vaiden Field gives visitors quick access to western Alabama. Almost equal distance from Birmingham and Montgomery, Vaiden Field connects Marion to larger cities and their amenities. Jet charter travel makes it easy to schedule travel to and from Marion based on your schedule and your needs.
Charter travel provides personalized service from the moment you make your booking. Aircraft type, inflight amenities and on-the-ground services can all be tailored to maximize your experience.