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2,328 Alabamians have logged 69,162 miles

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4 Keys to a Successful Hike

Hiking is a great activity for a variety of reasons. A broad range of ages and abilities can enjoy a day or longer out on the trails. Taking a hike allows one to connect with nature, see a beautiful sunset, or get the heart rate up on a steep climb. Whether you’re an avid hiker or just starting out, properly planning a hike is essential to having a good, safe experience. So, we’ve listed below a few keys to having a successful hike.

Discovering Flagg Mountain

The slight bite of a February chill was my first welcoming as I opened the car door. Surrounding me, nearly century-old cabins stood reverently on a grassy opening. Through the trees, I could see for miles and miles across the horizon. This was my first introduction to Flagg Mountain, the southernmost 1,000-foot mountain in the Appalachian Mountain range.

Introducing: Noah Galloway

You may have first seen him dancing across America’s most popular stage in Season 20 of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” or gracing the cover of Men’s Health magazine, but now you’re likely to find Noah Galloway leading the way to a healthier, more active Alabama as the official spokesperson for the 100 Alabama Miles Challenge!