Land Trust of North Alabama preserves forests, freshwater resources, farms, historic sites and wildlife habitat. Visitors to one of the Land Trust's seven nature preserves can enjoy hiking, biking, running, horseback riding, or other outdoor adventures on over 70 miles of public trails. The largest of these, Monte Sano Nature Preserve, is one of the largest urban nature preserves in the US and located only two miles from Huntsville City Hall. The Land Trust provides environmental education programs and guided hikes to encourage future stewards and connect people with nature. Land Trust trails are FREE and open dawn to dusk. Find more information and trail maps at www.landtrustnal.org.
Monte Sano Nature Preserve – 2442 Bankhead Pkwy NE, Huntsville, AL 35801
Green Mountain Nature Preserve – 13800 South Shawdee Road, Huntsville, AL 35803
Blevins Gap Nature Preserve – 3470 Cecil Ashburn Dr SE, Huntsville, AL 35802
Chapman Mountain Nature Preserve – 1263 U.S Hwy 72 East, Huntsville, AL 35811
Rainbow Mountain Nature Preserve – 230 Stoneway Trail, Madison, AL 35758
Wade Mountain Nature Preserve – 9500 Spragins Hollow Road NW, Huntsville, AL 35810
Harvest Square Nature Preserve – 111 Allyson Sadie Blvd, Harvest, AL 35749