Walls of Jericho

Eastern Swallowtail on Ironweed in Walls of Jericho meadow near cemetery.

The Walls of Jericho trail is located in the Paint Rock River watershed in Jackson County.  It comprises approximately 25,000 acres with caves, springs, mountains and woods.  Recreational opportunities include hiking, camping, hunting, and horseback riding.  The hiking trailhead is located at 34.976624 -86.080372 off AL-79.

The property was acquired in part with funds provided by the U.S. Forest Service Forest Legacy grant program through partnerships with The Alabama Chapter of The Nature Conservancy, the Alabama Forestry Commission and the Alabama Forest Resource Center.

For more info, see the Alabama TNC.