Know Before You Go and Plan Your Trip

Alabama's National Forests have numerous attractions and recreation sites to help you connect to nature. These perfect backdrops have something for everyone.  Understanding the regulations and rules before making a trip can result in a wonderful outdoor experience.  Download our "Alabama Great Escape" mobile app or contact a Forest Service office for assistance. Thanks for your interest in Alabama's National Forests - your "Great Escape" to nature!

Ranger District Know Before You Go Recreation Areas

Prescribed Burns

Wildfires Office Closures

Bankhead National Forest

Double Springs, AL

Telephone:

205-471-7724

 

*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.

Conecuh National Forest

Andalusia, AL

Telephone:

334-708-0595

Effective 9/23/2020, temporary trail closures due to Hurricane Sally damage.  Emergency closures remain in effect until damages are remedied. See details 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:

334-439-0244

Effective 12/21/2020 the Bold Destiny/Bedford Cash Horse Trail is temporarily closed from the intersection of FSR 900/906 to the intersection of FSR 906/916.

 

The Uchee Shooting Range Maintenance Schedule here

 

*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:

256-369-5882

*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:

256-463-2272

*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:

205-926-9765

*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.

 

2021 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

 





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