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Hike the Walls of Jericho with HYP

  • Books A Million 1001 Memorial Parkway Northwest Huntsville, AL, 35811 United States (map)

Join us for a day trip to hike the Walls Of Jericho trail near the Alabama-Tennessee state line. We will meet at the Books-A-Million parking lot near Memorial Parkway. Starbucks and Dunkin Donuts are near-by. This is an 18+ event. 

THIS IS A STRENUOUS HIKE with over 1000ft of elevation descent on the way in and climb on the way out. We will start at the Alabama Trailhead and hike down to the Walls of Jericho, a natural amplitheater formed from water erosion of limestone, take a break in the basin for lunch, and hike back out for a total round trip of about 7 miles. The recommended time allocation is 6 hours. 

You are responsible for your safety needs, food, water, personal belongings, etc. 

---> PLEASE sign up through our google doc so we know how many people to expect:

What to bring:
- Comfortable shoes, preferably hiking shoes or boots - The trail is often muddy.
- 2 to 3 liters of water - This is a strenuous hike, you will need water.
- Snacks and lunch - We will take a break at the walls.
- Medication or any special personal items required on a day-trip. 
- A sense of adventure!

Meet at 8am in the Books-A-Million Parking lot to car-pool/convoy (1001-7 Memorial Pkwy NW, Huntsville, AL 35801). The drive to the trailhead is just over an hour. 

Rain Date: Saturday, March 3rd.

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