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  1. Your Road Trip Guide to Great Alabama Coffee Shops

    Alabama travelers shouldn't settle for a mediocre cup of joe. Instead, visit these unique coffee shops.

  2. 5 Backpacking Skills to Master in the New Year

    Make this the year you dial-in your pack and learn map skills, knots, first aid and fire building.

  3. New Year’s Resolutions for Adventurous Alabamians

    Here are 10 goals outdoor lovers in Alabama can pursue to make the new year more adventurous.

  4. 5 Ways to Beat the Cold on Winter Hikes

    Follow these expert tips to remain warm and comfortable on Alabama trails in winter.

  5. 10 Lesser-Known Alabama Waterfalls

    In the Alabama backwoods you'll find hidden waterfalls that most people never get to see.

  6. 7 Tips for Winter Hammock Camping In Alabama

    Expert advice to keep you toasty in your hammock during cold winter nights in Alabama.

  7. Holiday Hiking: 10 Great Winter Hikes in Alabama

    Escape the hustle and bustle of the holidays with these 10 great hikes in Alabama.

  8. Why Winter is Best for a Trip to the Sipsey Wilderness

    In the winter, Alabama's Sipsey Wilderness has fair temperatures, fewer bugs, green foliage and robust waterfalls.

  9. 6 Reasons to Take a Mountain Biking Skills Course

    Mountain biking skills camps in Alabama make riders more confident and safe.

  10. A Backcountry Thanksgiving Feast

    Folks headed to the Alabama backcountry for Thanksgiving can feast on turkey and all the trimmings.

  11. 7 Tips for Buying Hiking Shoes & Boots

    If you’re gearing up for an Alabama fall hike, it's important to invest in a good pair of shoes or boots.

  12. Tips on Safe Hiking During Hunting Season

    In the fall, Alabama hikers must be aware of hunters and follow certain safety procedures.

  13. Trout Fishing on Alabama's Sipsey Fork

    The Sipsey Fork branch of Alabama’s Black Warrior River is a trout oasis for fishermen in the South.

  14. Hiking Through Birmingham’s Remarkable Mining & Steel History

    These Birmingham trails explore the mines and mills used to forge iron and steel.

  15. Haunted Hikes of Alabama

    Hiking to Alabama's spookiest spots, from haunted shelters to forests where things go bump in the night.

  16. A Classic Overnight Kayaking Trip on the Cahaba River

    Kayaking and camping on the Cahaba, Alabama's longest unimpeded river.

  17. ‘Exploring Wild Alabama’ Highlights 150 Must-See Destinations

    "Exploring Wild Alabama" details the ecology, landscapes, flora and fauna of 150 areas available to the public.

  18. 10 Must-See Alabama Fall Festivals & Corn Mazes

    Here are Alabama's best festivals and corn mazes, from Guntersville to the Gulf Coast.

  19. Hiking the 5,500-Mile Eastern Continental Trail

    A portion of he 5,500-mile Eastern Continental Trail runs through Alabama

  20. Tips on Hiking with Dogs in Alabama

    Here are expert tips on hiking with dogs in Alabama, plus several great pet-friendly trails.

  21. Starry Night: The Best Places to Go Stargazing in Alabama

    From hidden hikes to quiet lakes, the state is full of spots to soak up the night sky. Here, the best places to go stargazing in Alabama.

  22. 10 of the Toughest Outdoor Adventures in Alabama

    From hardcore hikes to challenging climbs to hair-raising rapids, Alabama has plenty of ways to up the adventure ante. Here, 10 brag-worthy ways to do it.

  23. Trail Angels in Alabama: What They Do and Why They Do It

    For weary hikers, these selfless souls seem heaven sent. Here, the backstory on trail angels in Alabama.

  24. Spring in Your Step: The Best Alabama Running Groups

    For great inspiration to lace up your sneakers, check out the best Alabama running groups the next time you head out.

  25. 6 Must-Do Nature Conservancy Hikes in Alabama

    Alabama is full of great hikes, many courtesy of groups like the Nature Conservancy. Here, 6 must-do Nature Conservancy hikes.

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