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Helping Hands Workday Saturday, December 21

December 21

Join Wild South staff for a volunteer workday in the Bankhead National Forest and Sipsey Wilderness. Choose from two project options. Option 1:  Hiking trail maintenance in Sipsey Wilderness, Trails 200 and 202. Leader: Kim Waites Details:  Work will include campsite rehab and removal of trail blockages caused by blown-down trees.  Total hiking distance:  approx. 2…

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Wild South hike in Sipsey Wilderness, Oct. 27

By Janice Barrett | October 22, 2018 | Comments Off on Wild South hike in Sipsey Wilderness, Oct. 27

Join Wild South staff for a hike in the Sipsey Wilderness Saturday, October 27 9:00 a.m. at the Wild South office at 552 Lawrence Street, Moulton, Alabama or 9:35 a.m. at the Sipsey Recreation Trailhead upper parking lot. Group size is strictly limited and advance registration is required.  Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Indicate…

Volunteer Workday in Bankhead National Forest, October 20

By Janice Barrett | October 15, 2018 | Comments Off on Volunteer Workday in Bankhead National Forest, October 20

Join Wild South staff for a day of sandstone glade restoration in the Bankhead National Forest Saturday, October 20 8:30 a.m. at the Wild South office at 552 Lawrence Street, Moulton, Alabama OR 9:15 a.m. at the Corinth glade on Winston County Road 57.  The glade site is on the side of the road on the…

Cheaha Wilderness Work Day October 27

By Kim Waites | September 26, 2018 | Comments Off on Cheaha Wilderness Work Day October 27

Cheaha Wilderness Work Day October 27 Join us for a work day in Cheaha Wilderness, Talladega National Forest. This month we will be working on reorienting a wilderness portal sign on the Cave Creek trail and fixing a few confusing trail junctions where it has been reported that hikers are getting lost.  Meet at the…

“The movement for the preservation by the nation of sections of the wilderness as national playgrounds is essentially a democratic movement in the interest of all our people.”

- Theodore Roosevelt,
Wilderness Reserves