Blevins Gap Preserve - Hiking
Blevin's Gap is a small pocket of wilderness and wildlife beauty in Huntsville offering scenic vistas, rock overhangs and sandstone bluffs for great hiking, running and mountain biking.
Two trailheads. 1.8 miles for the Fanning Trail, Bill and Mary Certain Trail 1.9, Sugar Tree 1.5, Smoke Rise 1.3, Vernadoe 1.8 and Walsingham Connector .19 miles.
Destination Distance From Downtown
2 - Steep, rocky climb, mostly marked, elevation 800 to 1300 ft. Wear sturdy, but comfortable hiking boots or shoes and use hiking sticks.
Time To Complete
1-3 hours, depending on your time allotment, you can quickly hike, if you're experienced in about an hour.
Spring is beautiful with new growth and flowers. Fall is equally vibrant with crisp Autumn leaf changes. Anytime would be great, except when its raining due to the slippery rocks and leaves and elevation climbs.