Calling for the Passage of the Wilderness Act In August, nearly 500 outdoor enthusiasts spent the weekend in Tellico Plains and the Cherokee National Forest, hiking, snorkeling, kayaking and paddle-boarding.…

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The National Wilderness Preservation System was created by Passage of the Wilderness Act of 1964.  Mississippi has three federally protected Wilderness Areas: Black Creek, Gulf Islands, and Leaf – totaling…

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Celebrate National Trails Day with Wild South! June 6, 2015 is American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day, the country’s largest celebration of trails. This year Wild South will celebrate this…

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PRIVET WARRIORS UNITE! Helping Hands Volunteer Workday in Sipsey Wilderness Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 8:30 a.m. Wild South office in Wren, Alabama Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166 Privet pulling…

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