Hike with Bruce Martin to the location of Monte Sano’s Historic Roman Style Baths which were a sought-after feature of the Hotel Monte Sano. Learn about the history of the once popular hotel, the railroad, and Tally-ho service that transported guests while enjoying the freshly sprung wildflowers and budding trees that adorn these trails. (3.5 hours / 4.5 miles / Difficult)
RESERVATION REQUIRED for all guided hikes. Please call 256-534-5263 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Address: Monte Sano Nature Preserve – Bankhead Trailhead (2442 Bankhead Parkway, Huntsville, AL 35801)
Directions: Take Pratt Avenue to Bankhead Parkway, cross Tollgate Road. Land Trust’s hiker’s parking lot is ½ mile further on right. Meet at the information kiosk.
2018 Spring Guided Hike Series: These FREE hikes offer natural beauty and exercise for the entire family but donations to help preserve green space are accepted! You don’t need fancy equipment! However, we do recommend:
- long pants and comfortable shoes with good tread
- bottled water
- hiking sticks
- trail snacks
- and a camera to capture the experience
Dogs welcome, but must be on leads. In case of rain, hikes will be cancelled. Please verify cancellation at landtrustanal.or or the Land Trust’s Facebook Page.