Archive for October 2014

Hellbender Wildlife Protection Campaign

The Hellbender Wildlife Protection Campaign Protecting and Celebrating our Uniquely Southern Wildlife Species and Habitats *Thanks to a generous donation from our partners at Deltec Homes and an anonymous donor, your gifts will be matched — dollar-for-dollar – up to $10,000 ! Donate Today – and help us reach our December 1 goal of $20,000…

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The John Randolph Wilderness Campaign

The John Randolph Wilderness Campaign Celebrating Southern Wilderness and Putting Boots on the Ground to Protect these Treasures *Thanks to generous donors, your gifts will be matched — dollar-for-dollar – up to $20,000 ! Donate Today and help us reach our December 1 goal and help protect millions of acres of Wilderness in the South!…

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Wilderness 50/40 Anniversary Celebration in Bankhead National Forest (AL), Oct. 26

Wild South’s Wilderness 50/40 Anniversary Celebration and annual Volunteer Appreciation Picnic Sunday afternoon, October 26, 2014 Corinth Recreation Area in the Bankhead National Forest Double Springs, Alabama Please let us know you’re coming so we’ll have plenty of food for everyone!  Sign up HERE or on Meetup (but not both, please!) Join Wild South in celebrating the 50th anniversary…

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Get Active in North Carolina this October!

1. Join us for Nantahala and Pisgah National Forest Plan Revision public meetings this month. This is your opportunity to lend your voice for the best management and desired conditions of our beloved forests.  Pisgah Ranger District: October 21 at the Forge Valley Event Center in Mills River; Forge Valley Event Center 8818 Boylston Highway,…

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All Things Bright and Beautiful – TN Wild!

All Things Bright and Beautiful by Susan Montgomery Oct 1, 2014 Chattanooga Out “The forest is quiet save for a delicate scratching beneath the earth. A velvety mole bores its way to the roots of a red maple. There, it pushes up from the soil and scurries into a blackberry thicket, picked clean by white…

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Mississippi Hike Series

  Wilderness Escape – Hiking Black Creek Wilderness (photo: Mill Creek) Hike series with Wild South Black Creek Hiking Trail De Soto National Forest (MS) Saturday October 25th, 2014 9:00 a.m. @ Janice Landing     Sign up on the facebook event page (hyperlink to page, url: https://www.facebook.com/events/735957199773133/) or email Nkrumah Frazier – nkrumah@wildsouth.org Distance: 7…

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Cat Gap Loop Trail (Pisgah National Forest)

Cat Gap Loop Trail in Pisgah National Forest By Carson Feather Whitmore Who could ever get tired of Pisgah National Forest? For every day, season, and weather pattern, there is a new perspective. For every stream, rocky outcrop, and inch of elevation, change there is a new world to explore. Every dimension of the forest…

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