Archive for August 2017

Hikes & Stewardship~September Events

September Events September is chock full of events that will get you outside, motivated and feeling good! From stewardship to guided hikes, check out everything Wild South has to offer in the coming month! Saturday, Sept 2 Caney Creek Falls Hike in the Bankhead National Forest (FULL) Sunday, Sept 10 Kinlock Falls Clean Up in…

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Hike in Cheaha Wilderness Sept 24

  Join Wild South’s volunteer coordinator, Kim Waites, on a guided hike in the Talladega National Forest. The hike will take you on the Pinhoti and Cave Creek trails. It begins in the state park then travels through the Talladega National Forest moving through a wilderness study area with the famed McDill Point and then…

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National Public Lands Day 2017

Cranal Road Cleanup in the Bankhead National Forest The 24th annual National Public Lands Day is September 30, 2017. This is the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort for public lands, aimed at connecting people to public lands in their community, inspiring environmental stewardship, and encouraging use of public lands for education, recreation and general health.…

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Cheaha Wilderness Trail Maintenance Day Sept 23

Join us for a work day in Cheaha Wilderness, Talladega National Forest. We will be performing light trail maintenance that will involve naturalizing fire rings, removing trash from existing fire rings and brushing and clearing minor trail blockages. Specific trail TBD closer to time. Saturday, September 23. Meet at the Cheaha State Park store at…

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Kinlock Falls Clean Up Sept 10

  Come end the summer with a clean up event at Kinlock Falls. This is a high use area during the summer for swimmers and it gets trashed! Meet at the Wild South office at noon where we will caravan to the falls. Bring plenty of water and snacks! Get your feet wet and enjoy…

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Caney Creek Falls Hike Sept 2

You MUST email Kim (kim@wildsouth.org) to get on the list for this hike. No exceptions! Thanks! Hike leader: Kim Waites Distance: 2.5 miles roundtrip Caney Creek Falls is a year-round waterfall that falls into the perfect swimming hole! Hikers will explore the surrounding sandstone bluffs and boulders for the creatures and plants that live there.…

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Hike in the Sipsey Wilderness August 26

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 also see the notable Ship Rock and Eye…

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