Marcus Woolf

Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery, Gulf Shores, Tuscaloosa, Knoxville, Rogers, Northwest Florida

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


    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


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

  3. 7 Tips for Buying Hiking Shoes & Boots

    Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery

    If you’re gearing up for an Alabama fall hike, it's important to invest in a good pair of shoes or boots.

  4. 10 Great Greenways in Huntsville and Madison to Check Out Now


    Looking for a convenient way to get outside around Huntsville and Madison? More than 30 miles of greenways are just the spot.

  5. Going Old School on Alabama’s Gulf Coast

    Gulf Shores, Mobile

    The less-developed Fort Morgan peninsula offers travelers a taste of what the Gulf Coast was like decades ago.

  6. 6 Reasons to Take a Mountain Biking Skills Course


    Mountain biking skills camps in Alabama make riders more confident and safe.

  7. Cozy Winter Retreats: A Guide to the Best Cabins in Alabama


    Winter is the perfect time to cozy up inside; here, some of the best cabins in Alabama.

  8. A Backcountry Thanksgiving Feast

    Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery

    Folks headed to the Alabama backcountry for Thanksgiving can feast on turkey and all the trimmings.

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


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

  10. A Guide to the Perfect Outdoor Weekend in Huntsville


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

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


    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.

  12. 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.

  13. A Beginner's Guide to Camping Gear


    Nine essential pieces of camping equipment that you shouldn’t leave home without.

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


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

  15. A Guide to a Cullman Summer Outdoor Getaway


    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.

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


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

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


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

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


    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.

  19. How Alabama State Parks Are Surviving Budget Cuts


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

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


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

  21. 3 Scenic Spots for Hammock Camping in Alabama


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

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


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

  23. A Guide To Campfire Safety


    If recreation areas allow campfires, you need to be extra cautious when constructing, tending, and extinguishing the fire.

  24. Michael Rosato: Preserving the Soul of Birmingham Bouldering


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

  25. 10 Historic Hikes in Alabama


    From the mountains of northern Alabama to Mobile Bay, you can find fascinating treks that allow you to explore nature while getting a glimpse of the past -- through battlefields, Native American ruins, and other historic sites.