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Wild South Hike in the Bankhead National Forest (AL), Feb. 23

   Group size is limited and hikers must sign up in advance at janice@wildsouth.org. Sougahoagdee Falls Saturday, Feb. 23    9:00 a.m. Hike distance:  4.5 miles roundtrip Rating:  Moderate Leader:  Janice Barrett Ages 10 and over On this Brushy Creek hike, expect an abundance of
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Geologist fills hikers’ heads with rocks

Last Saturday, February 9, Dr. Jim Lacefield filled our heads with rocks as he taught the geology of the Bankhead National Forest (AL) in the second of Wild South’s Bankhead Canyon Celebration Hikes.  We are grateful to Dr. Lacefield for enthusiastically sharing his knowledge of
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Wilderness Skills Institute Scholarships

Are you a Wild South Volunteer Wilderness Ranger? If so, the Wilderness Skills Institute is for you.  This premiere learning opportunity brings wilderness stewards from across the region together for two weeks of intensive hands-on learning and education. Once again the Institute will
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Bankhead National Forest Canyon Celebration Hikes: Feb. 9

  To celebrate the successful completion of Wild South’s Canyon Mapping Program, Wild South staff and guest experts in the fields of archaeology, geology and aquatic biology will lead a series of educational hikes in 2013 to some of the canyons in the Bankhead National Forest tha
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Ground Hog Day Hike for kids and families in Bankhead NF! Feb. 2

Hike in Bankhead National Forest (Alabama) for kids and families Saturday, February 2 9:30 a.m. Group size is limited and advance sign-up is required:  janice@wildsouth.org.  Adults bringing children and teens will have priority on the sign-up list. Leader:  Janice Barrett Distance: 
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