Summer Hikes: Wade Mountain

Summer Hikes on Wade Mountain Perched to the north above Huntsville is the Land Trust of North Alabama property of Wade Mountain. With over 800 acres and 11 miles of trails open to hikers, bikers[…]

Hike Huntsville: Land Trust Guided Hikes

Whether you are new to the over 65 miles of Land Trust of North Alabama hiking trails or want to explore them more deeply, the spring Guided Hike Series is for you.  All hikes are[…]

Sneak Peek: Huntsville Botanical Garden Guest Center

A Sneak Peek at the Huntsville Botanical Garden’s New Guest Center Huntsville is lucky to be home to our exceptional Botanical Garden, built through almost 30 years of work from dedicated staffers, volunteers, and the[…]

Downtown Huntsville Craft Beer Trail

Downtown Huntsville Craft Beer Trail It’s been less than six years since Alabama’s Brewery Modernization Act legalized taprooms at craft breweries in this state, and the craft brew business in Huntsville has been booming.  With[…]

#iHeartHsv Love Through the Lens

In Huntsville and Madison County, we have some incredible scenery, whether it is our downtown or the nature surrounding us. Here, we have a collection of beautiful photos of some of our favorite places in[…]

A Stroll Off the Beaten Path: Goldsmith-Schiffman Wildlife Sanctuary

A Stroll Off the Beaten Path A short distance from the popular Hays Nature Preserve is its lesser known sibling, the Goldsmith-Schiffman Wildlife Sanctuary.  Located along the Flint River in southeast Huntsville, the Sanctuary is[…]

4 Characters You’ll Meet at the Maple Hill Cemetery Stroll

4 Characters You’ll Meet at the Maple Hill Cemetery Stroll For more than a quarter of a century, the Huntsville Pilgrimage Association has organized the annual Maple Hill Cemetery Stroll, their biggest event each year[…]

4 Characters You’ll Meet at the Maple Hill Cemetery Stroll

4 Characters You’ll Meet at the Maple Hill Cemetery Stroll For more than a quarter of a century, the Huntsville Pilgrimage Association has organized the annual Maple Hill Cemetery Stroll, their biggest event each year[…]

Bat Cave at Joe Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge

To the Bat Cave Part of the Joe Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge system, Sauta Cave is home to an estimated 300,000-400,000 endangered Gray and Indiana bats.  Located on 264 acres of hardwood forest and adjacent to[…]

Concerts on the Dock at Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment

Concerts on the Dock at Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment As sultry summer turns into mild fall evenings, Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment continues its annual Concerts on the Dock free Friday night concert series[…]

Summer Getaway: Camping by the River at Ditto Landing 

Need a relaxing summer getaway or stay-cation?  Take it to the river at Ditto Landing on the Tennessee River in southern Madison County! Nestled at the confluence of Aldridge Creek and the Tennessee River, Ditto[…]

Harvest Square Nature Preserve: a Natural Beauty

Creating a beautiful, inviting outdoor space like the Harvest Square Nature Preserve takes passion and dedication. Harvest Square Nature Preserve has been a community effort to bring a small jewel to northern Madison County.  Aronov[…]