Marcus Woolf

Birmingham, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa

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  1. Thru-Hiking the Pinhoti Trail: 7 Insider Tips for Alabama's Premier Trail

    Birmingham

    Insider tips on thru-hiking the Pinhoti Trail, which stretches 171 miles across Alabama and one of the best adventures in the South.

  2. Disc Golf in Huntsville: 4 Cool Courses to Check Out

    Huntsville

    Disc golf in Huntsville debuted some 40 years ago. Today, enthusiasts have plenty of great spots to check out.

  3. Geocaching in Alabama: On the Trail of the Jolly Green Giant

    Birmingham

    Geocaching in Alabama is a unique and rewarding way to experience the outdoors. Here's what you need to know.

  4. A Guide to the Perfect Outdoor Weekend in Huntsville

    Birmingham

    Make the most of an outdoorsy weekend in Huntsville and its revitalized adventure scene, in the water, on the trails, and in the bars.

  5. The Best State Parks in Alabama (and Some Amazing Wilderness Areas, Too)

    Birmingham

    Alabama may not have any national parks, but it's full of wonderful wilderness areas. Here, a rundown of the best state parks in Alabama.

  6. The Ultimate Alabama Bucket List for Fall: 15 Must-Do Autumn Adventures

    Birmingham, Huntsville

    Hikes through spectacular foliage, cave tours, and fantastic festivals should all be on any Alabama bucket list in fall.

  7. A Guide to the Perfect Outdoor Weekend in Florence AL

    Tuscaloosa

    Its Italian sister might have serious arts cache, Florence AL has plenty for adventurers. Here's how to do an outdoorsy weekend in Florence.

  8. A Guide to a Cullman Summer Outdoor Getaway

    Tuscaloosa

    The formerly dry town beckons with hiking and biking trails, plus new options for post-adventure pints. Here's how to do a weekend in Cullman.

  9. Where to Paddleboard in Alabama: 5 Sweet SUP Spots

    Tuscaloosa

    From spots on the Gulf Coast to pristine lakes, here's a handy guide on where to paddleboard in Alabama.

  10. Rappelling in Fort Payne: Taking Adventure to New Heights

    Huntsville

    Rappelling in Fort Payne provides a great way for Alabama adventures to take things to new heights.

  11. Pre- and Post-Game Day Adventures Around Alabama

    Tuscaloosa

    You don't have to sacrifice adventurous weekends when football season rolls around. Here, great pre- and post-game day options for getting outdoors around Alabama.

  12. How Alabama State Parks Are Surviving Budget Cuts

    Birmingham

    While Alabama State Parks managed to avoid the threatened full-scale closure, many are dealing with limited hours and increased user fees.

  13. Take to the Trails with Alabama’s Southeastern Trail Series

    Birmingham

    Alabama’s Southeastern Trail Series provides seven races to help both beginners and grizzled veterans experience the joy of trail running.

  14. 3 Scenic Spots for Hammock Camping in Alabama

    Birmingham

    Get off the ground and discover why hammock camping is popular at these destinations with excellent trails, scenic views—and lots of trees.

  15. Backpacking in the Dugger Mountain Wilderness: An East Alabama Adventure

    Huntsville

    Backpacking the Dugger Mountain Wilderness is a great east Alabama adventure. Here's how to tackle this 9,048-acre swath of wilderness.

  16. Michael Rosato: Preserving the Soul of Birmingham Bouldering

    Birmingham

    Michael Rosato is one of the most well-known names in Birmingham and Southeast climbing circles. Here, we dig into what motivates him.

  17. Kayaking Cypress Creek: A Perfect Alabama Adventure for Summer

    Birmingham

    Kayaking Cypress Creek, which is suitable for paddlers of all levels, is a perfect way to while away a hot summer day. Here's what to know.

  18. Exploring a Classic Backpacking Route in the Sipsey Wilderness

    Birmingham

    This hike in Alabama's Sipsey Wilderness offers deep canyons, high waterfalls, and scenic views—all on an adventurous but accessible trail.

  19. How One Group Brought Mountain Biking to Northern Alabama

    Huntsville

    The Huntsville chapter of the Southern Off-Road Bicycling Association has been instrumental in bringing mountain biking to northern Alabama.

  20. How to Choose the Right Backpack: Insider Tips

    Birmingham, Huntsville

    Ready to do some deeper exploration of the Alabama outdoors? Here, tips on how to choose a backpack.

  21. 5 Great Outdoor First Date Ideas in North Alabama

    Birmingham, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa

    Dinner and a movie? Ho hum. Instead, prepare to really impress that certain someone with these 5 great outdoor first date ideas in Alabama.

  22. Cane Creek Nature Preserve Loop: A History-Rich Hike

    Birmingham

    Caves, waterfalls, and an intriguing history of bootlegging: Cane Creek Nature Preserve is a must-do Alabama adventure.

  23. Nature and Wildflower Hikes in Alabama: 4 To Check Out This Spring

    Birmingham, Tuscaloosa

    Virginia bluebells, mountain laurel, and wild phlox: Prepare for blooms a plenty on these wildflower hikes in Alabama perfect for spring.