Posts tagged with: Blevins Gap Nature Preserve

A Millennial’s Summer Guide to Huntsville

A Millennial’s Summer Guide to Huntsville

Living in the Rocket City has its perks: great views, cold brews and fun adventures, just to name a few, and, if you ask any millennial, you know a place is one the rise when even Buzzfeed can’t ignore it. Whether you’re a millennial who wants to keep every experience Instagram worthy or you’re one […]

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Summer Hiking at Blevins Gap

Summer Hiking at Blevins Gap

  Summer Hiking at Blevins Gap One of the many great properties managed by the Land Trust of North Alabama, Blevins Gap Nature Preserve features 10.5 miles of trails and preserves 971 acres on the Cumberland Plateau.  Nature lovers will enjoy meandering through the southern Appalachian oak-hickory forest, and local history buffs will note that […]

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9 Places to Get your Hike on in the Huntsville/Madison County Area

9 Places to Get your Hike on in the Huntsville/Madison County Area

By Nicole Castle Brookus North Alabama is an outdoorsman’s paradise.  From mountains to swamps to rivers, we have it all, and much of it is accessible right here in and around Huntsville.  If you want to get out and stretch your legs in a natural setting, here’s a roundup of 9 exceptional places to get […]

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Coming to Huntsville? Bring your running gear!

  Sometime in the recent past, my family had the opportunity to move to New Hampshire. An opportunity we passed on for several reasons, not the least of which being that we couldn’t give up the comparatively mild winters we enjoy here in Huntsville. My family does a lot outdoors, even in the winter, because […]

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