Instagram Spotlight: get outdoors around Birmingham

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Want to get out of the city and into the woods? Check out these awesome photos! We follow so many Bham Instagrammers. Which local Instagram posts inspire you?

“Wilderness is not a luxury but necessity of the human spirit.” –Edward Abbey

Tracks out ahead.

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A  man weighing 190 lbs will burn 517 calories in one hour of hiking, and a woman who weighs 163 lbs will burn 440 calories in an hour of hiking.

@oakmountainstatepark hikes #soulgrown 📷 – @egterry #oakmountain #alabama

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“I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day’s work.” –Frank Lloyd Wright

“Let’s wander where the wifi is weak.”

And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul.” John Muir.

It’s February and B’ham’s red dirt is growing green leaves under blue skies!

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Leave no trace!

“In every walk in nature one receives far more than he seeks.” John Muir

“The earth has music for those who listen.” –William Shakespeare

So get outside…no box required. Explore our many green spaces and hiking trails. Share your instagram posts with Bham Now!