Districts

Know Before You Go

Leave No Trace COVID-19 Information

Connect to Nature Hiking

 

 

 

Alabama's National Forests have numerous "Great Escape" attractions and recreation sites that are popular getaway trips to help you connect to nature. These perfect backdrops have something for everyone.  You can exercise by enjoying our trails or swim in our beautiful beaches. Understanding the regulations and rules before making a trip can result in a wonderful outdoor experience. Know before you go and plan your trip.  Download our "Alabama Great Escape" mobile app, print important documents below or contact a Forest Service office for assistance. Thanks for your interest in Alabama's National Forests - your "Great Escape" to nature!

Plan Your Trip (Useful Links)

2020 Recreation Schedule and Activities

Forest Maps

Passes

Visit the Passes and Permits Page for more information. 

Forest Rules

Forest Safety

Wilderness Areas

Frequently Asked Questions

     

Ranger District Know Before You Go Recreation Areas

Prescribed Burns

Wildfires Office Closures

Bankhead National Forest

Double Springs, AL

Telephone:

205-489-5111

 

Leave No Trace COVID-19 Information and Recommendations here.

Recreation site status, click here.

 

Flint Creek Trail System is temporarily closed due to flooding.

 

Recreation Schedule

Recreation Fee Discount

Recreation Improvements

 

Dormant and growing season burns through the summer. 

Prescribed Burn Map

No Reports

 

Virtual Services.

 

Closed on major holidays and weekends.

Conecuh National Forest

Andalusia, AL

Telephone number:

334-222-2555

Leave No Trace COVID-19 Information and Recommendations here.

 

Recreation site status, click here.

 

*Check the motor vehicle use maps for open roads.

Recreation Schedule

Recreation Fee Discount

Recreation Improvements 

Dormant and growing season burns through the summer.

Prescribed Burn Map

No Reports

Virtual Services.

 

Closed on major holidays and weekends.

Tuskegee National Forest

Tuskegee, AL

Telephone number:

334-727-2652

Leave No Trace COVID-19 Information and Recommendations here.

 

Recreation site status, click here.

 

The Uchee Shooting Range Maintenance Schedule:  Oct. 1 - Mar 31, closed every Monday from 8:00am until 12:00pm. Apr 1 - Sep. 30, closed every Monday or Wednesday from 8:00am until 12:00pm  

 

The Bartram Trail will be closed from the trailhead on Alabama Highway 29 to Forest Service Road 908​.

 

The Bedford Cash/Bold Destiny Horse Trail will be closed from FSR 916 to the junction of FSR 915, 916, and County Road 54 near AL Highway 29​.

*Check the motor vehicle use map for open roads.

Uchee Shooting Range Pass vendors

Recreation Schedule

Recreation Fee Discount

Recreation Improvements

Dormant and growing season burns through the summer.

Prescribed Burn Map

No Reports

Virtual Services.

 

Closed on major holidays and weekends.

Talladega National Forest

Talladega District

Talladega, AL

Telephone number:

256-362-2909

Leave No Trace COVID-19 Information and Recommendations here.

 

Recreation site status, click here.

 

FS Road 601, Wiregrass Road is closed between the new bridge over Tallaseehatchee Creek and Rocky Mountain Church Road due to ongoing construction.    

*Check the motor vehicle use map for open roads.

 

 

Recreation Schedule

Recreation Fee Discount

Recreation Improvements

 

Dormant and growing season burns through the summer.

Prescribed Burn Map

No Reports 

 

Virtual Services.

 

Closed on major holidays and weekends.

Talladega National Forest

Shoal Creek District

Heflin, AL

Telephone number:

256-463-2272

Leave No Trace COVID-19 Information and Recommendations here.

 

Recreation site status, click here.

 

*Check the motor vehicle use maps for open roads.

 

Recreation Schedule

Recreation Fee Discount

Recreation Improvements

Dormant and growing season burns through the summer.

Prescribed Burn Map

No Reports

Virtual Services.

 

Closed on major holidays and weekends.

Talladega National Forest

Oakmulgee District

Brent, AL

Telephone number:

205-926-9765

Leave No Trace COVID-19 Information and Recommendations here.

 

Recreation site status, click here.

 

*Check the motor vehicle use maps for open roads.

 

Recreation Schedule

Recreation Fee Discount

Recreation Improvements

Dormant and growing season burns through the summer.

Prescribed Burn Map

No Reports

 

Virtual Services.

 

Closed on major holidays and weekends.

 





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