As you look for things to do in Birmingham this summer, don’t miss this fantastic (and beautiful) website – Trek Birmingham. GO! LEARN! DO! is the mantra atop the home page and with this website you now have the tools, at your fingertips to plan the perfect outdoor ‘trek’ for your family.
Choose from three treks:
(1) Iron Age Trek – local outdoor experiences highlighting Birmingham’s industrial history with information about Ruffner Mountain, Vulcan Park and Sloss Furnaces
(2) Nature Center Trek – a collection of adventures highlighting the rich biodiversity of the area including Vulcan Park, the Southern Environmental Center, Oak Mountain State Park and Ruffner Mountain Nature Center
(3) Urban Wilderness Trek – showcasing in-town adventures like Moss Rock Preserve.
The website is full of useful information that will inspire and enable you to get your family moving. It is also loaded with information that will equip you to teach them about the local environment.
Tell us about your first trek! We’ll share your story of adventure (bruised knees, bug bites and all) with our readers.
Go! Learn! Do!