On Saturday, June 2, 2018 five people and one helpful canine set out to continue Wild South’s search for the Rusty Patched Bumble Bee in the Shining Rock Wilderness area of the Pisgah National Forest. Hundreds of visitors visit the peaks of Sam Knob and Black Balsam here on the weekends, but very few that…

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Join Wild South’s Conservation Biologist, Morgan Harris, as we head out to the Balds at Roan Mountain to catch the blooming Rhododendrons that blanket these mountains around this time of year. We will walk along the Appalachian Trail and spend some time with the (hopefully) immensity of blooming Rhododendrons to seeing what’s buzzing around them.…

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We’re going to head out to Shining Rock Wilderness to search for Bumble Bees! Depending on the number of people that RSVP we will either search Sam Knob and Black Balsam Knob or just one of those trails. This is a wilderness area so group size is limited to 10, but we can have two…

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Caney Creek Falls Saturday, May 6, 2017 Level of challenge: Moderate Leader: Tim Davis Meet-up time and place: 9:30 a.m. Wild South office, 552 Lawrence Street, Moulton, AL 35650 All ages welcome This is a great hike for kids and families! Let us know you’re coming! Group size is limited and hikers must SIGN UP…

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In March and April, Wild South led several hikes in the Bankhead National Forest. Volunteer hike leaders took us to Soughahoagdee Falls, Holmes Chapel Falls, Collier Creek and Indian Tomb Hollow. Wild South leads free hikes on the first and last Saturdays of every month, weather permitting. Stay tuned to our calendar and Facebook page…

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  Springtime would not be complete without a trip to Indian Tomb Hollow Saturday, April 29 9:00 a.m. Meet at the Wild South office. 552 Lawrence Street on the square in downtown Moulton. Group size is limited, advance sign-up required: kim@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Please include your phone number Leader:  Kim Waites Distance:  3-4 miles roundtrip Moderately…

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Wild South Celebrates Earth Day Saturday, April 22 Join Wild South for a special Earth Day hike at Brushy Lake in the Bankhead National Forest. We will be using a popular data collection app, iNaturalist, to identify and document the species we find. Download and have it ready but not necessary to participate. Brushy Lake…

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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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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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