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August 2019

Book-Signing & Artist Talk with Charles Seifried

August 11, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wild South Alabama, 552 Lawrence St.
Moulton, AL 35650 United States
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Photo (c) Charles Seifried   Join us for an intimate book-signing event & artist talk with photographer Charles Seifried Sunday, August 11th from 1-3 pm    Charles Seifried is a renowned photographer and dedicated forest advocate. He has spent much of his professional career documenting the amazing landscapes of the South, introducing individuals to the amazing natural beauty of our wildest places. His photographic works inspire wonder, awe, and appreciation, and played a pivotal role in the fight to save…

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September 2019

Celebrate National Public Lands Day in Alabama with Wild South on Sept. 28!

September 28, 2019 @ 8:30 am
34.345175,-87.339611, Black Warrior Work Center HWY 33 AL

Let's rescue the Bankhead National Forest from all that trash! National Public Lands Day is a great opportunity for families, individuals, scout troops, church groups, youth groups, volunteer organizations - anyone who cares about public lands and wants to spend a day outside doing something good for our Bankhead National Forest. Have you ever wondered what the view is like from the top of the Forest Service fire tower on Highway 33?  Before the Central Fire Tower was closed to…

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November 2019

How to Navigate the Sipsey Wilderness

November 24, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
552 Lawrence street, Moulton, Alabama, 552 Lawrence Street
Moulton, AL 35650 United States
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Continue the fall hiking season with a class on map reading and wilderness navigation! Your safety depends on this!   Have you ever wondered what those funny lines and symbols are on a topographic map?  Do you feel you could safely navigate the Sipsey Wilderness if you were lost? Would you like to hone your map reading skills and learn how to navigate specifically within the Sipsey Wilderness? Join Wild South staff and volunteers for an afternoon of learning and…

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December 2019

Guided Hike in Bankhead National Forest

December 7, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
552 Lawrence street, Moulton, Alabama, 552 Lawrence Street
Moulton, AL 35650 United States
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Join Wild South on a guided hike in the Bankhead National Forest! Saturday, December 7, 2019 9:30 a.m. at the Wild South office at 552 Lawrence Street Moulton, Alabama Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Advance sign-up is required in order to limit group size Destination to be decided according to weather, creek levels, etc. Leader:  Janice Barrett Distance:  3-4 miles roundtrip Level of difficulty:  Moderate All ages welcome. Come explore the sandstone canyons and creeks of the Bankhead National…

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OUTDOOR GEAR SALE

December 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
552 Lawrence street, Moulton, Alabama, 552 Lawrence Street
Moulton, AL 35650 United States
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  We believe that inaccessibility to the outdoors is often due to the lack of quality gear. Outdoor gear can be expensive. We want everyone to have a chance to obtain good quality outdoor gear at affordable prices. Wild South will host an outdoor gear sale in their office in Moulton, Alabama. Rain or shine, the sale will take place indoors and to get you into the holiday spirit we will have hot cocoa and refreshments available all day long.…

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January 2020

Helping Hands Work Day

January 25, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wild South, 552 Lawrence Street
Moulton, AL 35650 United States
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Meet at the Wild South office at 8:30 or at the Randolph Trailhead at 9:00. Come join the fun! We will be performing trail maintenance on trail 202 in the Sipsey Wilderness. Recent storms have downed several trees! We will be removing trail blockages and reestablishing a clear path for wilderness visitors. Bring a small backpack with lunch, snacks, plenty of drinking water (or water filter); work gloves; a hardhat if you have one. Wear clothes that are comfortable for…

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Hike in the Bankhead National Forest, Jan. 25

January 25, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
552 Lawrence street, Moulton, Alabama, 552 Lawrence Street
Moulton, AL 35650 United States
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Join Wild South for a guided hike to someplace beautiful in the Bankhead National Forest! "Everybody needs beauty as well as bread...where nature may give strength to body and soul."  ~John Muir 9:00 a.m. at the Wild South office (map below) downtown Moulton, Alabama. Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Group size is limited and advance sign-up is required. Destination to be announced closer to the date according to weather, water levels, trail conditions, etc. Leader:  Janice Barrett, Wild South…

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February 2020

How To Navigate the Sipsey Wilderness

February 2, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wild South, 552 Lawrence Street
Moulton, AL 35650 United States
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Celebrate the New Year and get prepared with a class on map reading and wilderness navigation! Your safety depends on this! Have you ever wondered what those funny lines and symbols are on a topographic map? Do you feel you could safely navigate the Sipsey Wilderness if you were lost? Would you like to hone your map reading skills and learn how to navigate specifically within the Sipsey Wilderness? Join Wild South staff and volunteers for a morning of learning…

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Wild South’s next hike in the Bankhead National Forest

February 29, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
552 Lawrence street, Moulton, Alabama, 552 Lawrence Street
Moulton, AL 35650 United States
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Hike with Wild South to Holmes Chapel Falls Saturday, February 29 9:00 a.m. at the Wild South office (map and address below) Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Advance sign-up is required in order to limit group size. Leader:  Leah Fountain, Wild South volunteer Distance:  2 miles or less roundtrip Level of Difficulty:  Moderate (completely off-trail) All ages welcome!  This hike is great for children. Be prepared for terrain that is rocky, rooty and wet with no trail.  There will…

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March 2020

Hike in the Bankhead National Forest

March 7, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
552 Lawrence street, Moulton, Alabama, 552 Lawrence Street
Moulton, AL 35650 United States
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Wild South staff photo Explore your National Forest with Wild South Saturday, March 7 Meet at 9:30 a.m. at the Wild South office (see map below) Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Advance sign-up is required in order to limit group size. Leader:  Janice Barrett Distance:  4 - 5 miles roundtrip Level of Difficulty:  Moderately challenging All ages welcome.  Please bring children! The destination of our hike will be decided closer to March 7 depending on weather, water levels, what's…

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