Archive for February 2017

Trash Pick-up on Wilderness Parkway, Mar. 2

Join us for our first Adopt-A-Mile Program project in Bankhead National Forest! Thursday, March 2 9:00 a.m. – early afternoon Black Warrior Work Center Firetower  at 3730 AL Hwy. 33 (Wilderness Parkway) south of Moulton, Alabama Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166 Bring lunch, snacks, water, work gloves.  We will supply high visibility vests and…

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Signs of Permanence

  For the first time ever, since the beginning of our organization as the Bankhead Monitor back in 1991, Wild South finally has a permanent outdoor sign!  Our sign is a generous donation by Markham Bailey Image and Print in Birmingham, owned and operated  by Wild South member Anne Bailey.  In January, Wild South volunteer Wayne Bailey…

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Dugger Mountain Wilderness Work Day, Feb. 11

  Join Wild South volunteers and staff for a work day in Dugger Wilderness on Saturday, February 11th. We will meet at the Burns trailhead at 9 a.m. (Google Maps Link) or at the Bass Pro Shop in Leeds at 7:30 to carpool (Google Maps Link). No trail maintenance experience is required. We will provide…

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Wild South Hike in Bankhead National Forest, Feb. 25

The next Wild South hike in the Bankhead National Forest will be on Saturday, February 25 9:00 a.m. Warrior Mountains Trading Company at 11312 Hwy. 33, Moulton, Alabama Sign up with at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Advance sign-up is required in order to limit group size. Destination:  Caney Creek Falls Leader:  Scott Michael Distance:  Approx. 3.25…

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Two Wild South Hikes in Bankhead National Forest, Mar. 4

Wild South will lead two hikes in the Bankhead National Forest on Saturday, March 4.  Sign up with Janice at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166 and specify which hike you prefer. Hike #1:  Sougahoagdee Falls Leader:  Tim Davis Distance:  4.25 miles roundtrip Level of challenge:  Moderately challenging Ages 8 and over Hike #2:  Holmes Chapel Falls Leader:  Janice…

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