Wade Nature Preserve - Trail Running
Wade Nature Preserve offers paved greenway sections, easy and rugged trails and visitors can enjoy the Toyota Environmental Pavilion near the parking lot off Pulaski Pike (west side) only minutes from downtown Huntsville. A prescription for Huntsville’s lucky population of more than 186,000 outdoor enthusiasts; hiking, trail running and horseback riding.
Trails range from .6 to 2.14 miles, mostly one way, a few rugged trails and some rock climbing available, only park in the preserve that allows horseback riding
Destination Distance From Downtown
1-2 - Fairly easy trails, for most ages and experience levels.
Time To Complete
1/2 hour to 3 hours
Naturally, spring and fall offer the most color and new growth, however, summer and winter can be a cooler time for hiking.