The U.S. Forest Service and several partners will host special events to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act.
Please contact the Talladega Ranger District (256-362-2909), the Shoal Creek Ranger District (256-463-2272) or the Bankhead Ranger District (205-489-5111) for information.
Multiple events occuring:
Celebrating Wilderness in the Talladega National Forest
September 6, 2014 at 10 am in Cheaha State Park - Rock Pavilion
Creek Walk: Spring Plant Hike
March 6, 2014 at 10 am in Dugger Mountain Wilderness
Creek Walk: Medicinal & Edible Plants
September 13, 2014 at 10 am in Dugger Mountain Wilderness
The Sipsey Challenge
Most Saturdays 10/1/13-5/31-14 at 12 pm in Sipsey Wilderness Area - Bankhead National Forest
More information on these and other Celebrating 50 Years activities
Fees: For some hikes: $5/person
Registration required: Yes