Linville Gorge Trail Gets a Good Brushing

Linville Gorge Trail Gets a Good Brushing

June 28, 2017 The real reason we need more youth volunteers on the National Forests: trail work can be really difficult!  It takes youthful energy to hike down 1,200 feet into Linville Gorge, spend the day clearing brush off trails, then hike back up with an 85 pound tire around your
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Linville Gorge Wilderness Crosscut Warriors

June 25, 2017, volunteers cut fallen trees off the Linville Gorge Trail, central corridor of the beautiful Linville Gorge Wilderness in North Carolina.  On wilderness trails it’s expected that there will be some trees and other obstacles, but on steep hillsides such as those in Linvil
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Salamander Coverboard Project in Linville Gorge

June 10, 2017 Wild South volunteers led by Morgan Harris, Wild South’s Conservation Biologist, began installing tree “cookies” in the Linville Gorge Wilderness. As part of a salamander habitat project, these cookies will create the necessary habitat for these critter
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Linville Gorge Tire and Trash Haul

May 20, 2017 Wild South continues their efforts to remove trash and tires from the Linville Gorge Wilderness.
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Hike in the Sipsey Wilderness June 24

Take a refreshing Wilderness hike in the Sipsey Wilderness with Wild South. Our destination is the rapids on the Sipsey Fork on trail 206. Along the way, we will walk along Thompson Creek under big leaf magnolias, hemlocks and other hardwoods creating a cool canopy coverage. We will a
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WILD WEDNESDAYS in the Bankhead National Forest

Spending time in nature changes us.  It immerses us in clean air, takes us to the heart of our spirituality, clears our minds, strengthens our bodies and expands our concept of community. Wild South’s Wild Wednesday hikes in the Bankhead National Forest are opportunities for kid
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Wild Wednesday Nature Hikes for Kids and Families

​Mark your calendar!  Wild South’s  first Wild Wednesday hike of the season in the Bankhead National Forest will be June 28.  Hikes will continue each Wednesday through August 2.  Meet-up for each hike will be at the Wild South office in downtown Moulton at 9:30 a.m.  Return to
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Volunteer workday in Sipsey Wilderness, June 17

Join Wild South staff and volunteers for a day of hiking trail maintenance on Sipsey Wilderness trail #207 Saturday, June 17 8:30 a.m. at the Wild South office 552 Lawrence Street, Moulton, Alabama Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166 After departing from the Wild South off
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Birding Hike with Wild South

    Birding with Wild South in the Bankhead National Forest Saturday, June 17 7:00 a.m. at the Wild South office at 552 Lawrence Street, Moulton, Alabama Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Group size is limited to 12. Leader:  Vince Meleski Distance: 2 – 3 miles r
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Hike in Bankhead National Forest, June 3

Bankhead National Forest (Alabama) Hike Saturday, June 3 Meet at Wild South office at 552 Lawrence Street, Moulton, Alabama 9:30 a.m. Advance sign-up required:  janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166 Group size is limited. Hike to, on and under Balls Mountain Glade Leader:  Julia Bright
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