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  1. 5 Easy Ways to Participate in National Walk at Lunch Day

    National Walk at Lunch Day encourages workers, students, and individuals to get outside in the fresh air, rejuvenate, and get healthier.

  2. A Beginner’s Guide to Backpacking Safety

    Before you explore the Alabama backcountry, check out this this beginner's guide to backpacking safety.

  3. Coosa Riverkeepers: The Watchdog for a Threatened Alabama Waterway

    The Coosa Riverkeepers are working to protect one of Alabama's most important and most threatened rivers.

  4. 8 of the Rarest Wildflowers in Alabama and Where to Find Them

    Here's where to find eight of the rarest wildflowers in Alabama.

  5. A Paddling and Fishing Guide to Alabama’s Lakes

    Follow this guide for fishing, kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding on Alabama lakes.

  6. The 5 Best Day Hikes on the Pinhoti Trail in Alabama

    These five day hikes will lead you to the best sections of the Pinhoti Trail in Alabama.

  7. 5 Tips for Getting a Good Night’s Sleep on the Trail

    Follow these five tips to get a good night’s sleep and stay alert and healthy on the trail.

  8. A Quick & Dirty Guide to Overlanding in Alabama

    Follow this Alabama guide to overlanding, which combines camping and off-roading.

  9. How to Explore Alabama’s 4 State Forests

    Alabama's four state forests provides great recreational opportunities for outdoor lovers of all ages.

  10. 10 Reasons to Visit Alabama State Parks in Winter

    Thinner crowds, reduced rates, and amazing views are just a few of the 10 reasons to visit Alabama state parks in winter.

  11. 8 Tips for Climbing in Alabama During Winter

    If you have a proper plan, there are advantages to climbing during an Alabama winter.

  12. 7 Rookie Mistakes Beginner Mountain Bikers Should Avoid

    If you're getting into mountain biking, avoid these seven rookie mistakes.

  13. 9 Tips for Finishing Your First Ultra

    Follow these nine tips to overcome the physical and mental challenges of completing an ultra.

  14. A Parent's Guide to the 100 Alabama Miles Program

    Involve your kids in the 100 Alabama Miles program to help them get healthy exercise outdoors.

  15. The 8 Best Spots in Alabama for a First Date

    The eight top spots for a first date in Alabama have everything from mountains to waterfalls to wind-swept coastlines, craft breweries and luxurious inns.

  16. 7 Tips for Running or Biking at Night

    Follow these seven tips to run or bike safely at night.

  17. Map Out Your Year of Adventure in Alabama

    Grab your calendar to mark down these top outdoor adventure events and activities across Alabama.

  18. How to Give Back to Alabama’s Outdoor Community

    Here are some great ways to support organizations dedicated to protecting your favorite Alabama trails.

  19. 10 Great Winter Hikes in Alabama

    Here are 10 of the best trails to hike in Alabama this winter.

  20. 7 Tips for Introducing Kids to Outdoor Activities

    As devices become more integrated into a child’s development, it is more important than ever to make outdoor activity a regular part of life from an early age.

  21. A Guide to Exploring Alabama’s Flagg Mountain

    Refurbished cabins and new camping regulations have made Flagg Mountain more accessible to campers.

  22. The 6 Best Downhill Mountain Biking Rides in Alabama

    Here are the top spots in Alabama where mountain bikers can get their downhill fix.

  23. The 5 Best Overnight Hikes in Alabama

    Don't have much time to get out? Here are five great one-nighter backpacking trips in Alabama.

  24. Exploring Old Cahawba Archaeological Park

    Your guide to Old Cahawba Archaeological Park, Alabama's most famous ghost town.

  25. 48 Hours of Adventure in Montgomery

    Your guide to experiencing Montgomery's great outdoors and rich cultural heritage.

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