No Name Falls in Bankhead (not Sipsey)

What? This beautiful waterfall flows year-round, but in the summer months when there isn’t as much rain, it can be a little lack luster. During the winter you will see…

Cahaba River Access Point on Hwy 280-kayaking, etc.

Where? Highway 280 in the Hoover/Mt Brook area (via The Cahaba River). Latitude: 33.4319 Longitude -86.7135 Copy and paste  33.4319 -86.7135  into maps and this will get you to the…

Devil’s Den-Swimming hole/waterfall

Where? Cheaha State Park, Alabama  Trail can be accessed from the Talladega Scenic Highway (AL-281) near the Turnipseed Campground or by turning off Cheaha Road onto Lake Chinnabee Road. Both…

Gold Mining in Alabama

**Pics on my Instagram: Adventuringlight Where? From Trussville, Alabama this is about a 1.5 hour drive. 33.2394273 -85.6435719  1398 Co Rd 5 Lineville, Al 36266<——Do not use GPS with the address….

Abandoned Bridge on The Little Cahaba River

Where? From Hwy 280, take a right onto Cahaba Beach Rd. You can no longer go left since the roads have changed. Travel to the end of Cahaba Beach Rd. and…

Sloan Canyon, Nevada

Where? Near Las Vegas in Henderson Nevada. Here are some very exact directions: Nawghaw Poa Road, the 0.7 mile access road, is paved with a paved bike trail, and there…

Pirate’s Island on Coosa River/ Lake Logan Martin/

Where? This tiny island is on Lake Logan Martin (The Coosa River runs into and out of this lake. Upon doing some quick research, many people refer to it as…

Ultimate Waterfall Road Trip!

See up to 15 in one day. Alabama and NW Georgia. I’ll work on adding pictures to this blog post. This Waterfall Road Trip can be done in one summer…

Rope Swing/Swimming Hole on the Cahaba River

Where? This is in the Birmingham, Alabama area near Church of the Highlands on Grant’s Mill Rd. From I-459 take the Grant’s Mill Rd exit. You will see the Tom…

Valley of Fire State Park, Nevada (Near Vegas)

Where? About an hour outside of Las Vegas in Overton, Nevada. Super easy to find, so I won’t give directions. Located at 36.46374 -114.52386 29450 Valley of Fire Highway Overton, NV…