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HYP Hikes the Walls of Jericho

  • Books-A-Million 1001-7 North Memorial Parkway Northwest Huntsville, AL, 35801 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. You will be required to sign a waiver!

THIS IS A STRENUOUS HIKE with over 1000 ft 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 amphitheater 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. -----> THIS IS A STRENUOUS HIKE. <------

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 8:00 am in the Books-A-Million Parking lot to carpool/convoy (1001-7 Memorial Pkwy NW, Huntsville, AL 35801). The drive to the trailhead is just over an hour.

Rain Date: Saturday, April 27th.

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