Upcoming Events

  • Eagle Awareness Weekends

    Eagle Awareness Weekends will be held the following dates at Lake Guntersville State Park: January 25-27, 2019 February 1-3, 2019 February 8-10, 2019 February 15-17, 2019 Each weekend will feature guided tours and a different line-up of presentations.  Lodging packages available at the hotel and campground. Location: Lake Guntersville State Park 1155 Lodge Drive Guntersville, AL 35976 Contact Phone: (256) 571-5440

  • Wehle Open February 16

    Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. and closes at 4 p.m. for open trails, horseback riding, birding and fishing. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open March 1-2

    Friday, gate opens at 2 p.m. for camping and closes at dark.  Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Saturday. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. on Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open March 15-16

    Friday, gate opens at 2 p.m. for camping and closes at dark.  Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Saturday. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. on Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open April 5-6

    Friday, gate opens at 2 p.m. for camping and closes at dark.  Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Saturday. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. on Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Beaver Creek Bash April 5-7

    Come ride some of Alabama’s fastest flow trails professionally designed by IMBA and built by flow motion trail builders. The Beaver Creek Trails offer 400 acres of adventure in the forever wildland trust, with a mile of bridges connecting beautiful wetlands to upland forest. Featuring three days of riding activities, two nights of live entertainment, local foods and beverages for mountain bikers! Weekend pass: $65.00 single day pass $35.00 Demos Trail rides Skills clinics Camping opportunities Follow southeast Alabama Mountain Bikers on Facebook or www.samdothan.org for event updates.

  • Native Plant Sale April 6-7, 2019

    Ruffner Mountain, in partnership with Turkey Creek Nature Preserve, will have its 2019 Native Plant Sale on Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7, 2019. Purchase plants for sun or shade--there will be something for everyone! Ruffner Mountain 1214 81st Street South Birmingham, AL, 35206

  • Wehle Open April 19-20

    Friday, gate opens at 2 p.m. for camping and closes at dark.  Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Saturday. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. on Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open May 3-4

    Friday, gate opens at 2 p.m. for camping and closes at dark.  Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Saturday. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. on Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center  

  • Wehle Open May 17-18

    Gate opens at 2 p.m. Friday for camping and closes at dark. Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open June 15

    Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. and closes at 4 p.m. for open trails, horseback riding, birding and fishing. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open July 20

    Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. and closes at 4 p.m. for open trails, horseback riding, birding and fishing. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open Sept. 6-7

    Friday, gate opens at 2 p.m. for camping and closes at dark.  Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for hiking, horseback riding, birding and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Saturday. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. on Sunday.

  • Wehle Open Sept. 20-21

    Friday, gate opens at 2 p.m. for camping and closes at dark.  Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for hiking, horseback riding, birding and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Saturday. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. on Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open Oct. 4-5

    Friday, gate opens at 2 p.m. for camping and closes at dark.  Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for hiking, horseback riding, birding and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Saturday. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. on Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open November 15-16

    Gate opens at 2 p.m. Friday for camping and closes at dark. Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center