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Explore the Choccolocco Creek Watershed

The Choccolocco Creek Watershed is home to some of Alabama’s natural gems.

What will your next adventure be?

Choccolocco Kayak

A pleasant two hour float along middle Choccolocco Creek with lots of canopy and Class I & II waters for fun floating. Offers rentals and shuttle.


Choccolocco Creek is a significant tributary to the Coosa River and is home to some 70 different species of fish.  Several of which are threatened or endangered, including the holiday darter, pygmy sculpin, and blue shiner. Read More

ColdWater Mountain Bike Trail

A publicly accessible tract of land purchased with the Forever Wild Fund allows mountain bikers of various levels to spend hours on trail systems near Anniston, AL.

Pinhoti Trail

The Pinhoti is a premier southern Appalachian long distance hiking trail, and it is also a southeast region Appalachian Trail connector.

Coleman Lake

Perfect for weekend getaways, Coleman lake sports 39 campsites with water and electrical hookups, bathhouses, a sandy beach, 29 picnicking units, a 21 acre lake, and access to the Pinhoti Trail.

Cheaha State Park

Located in Clay and Cleburne Counties, Cheaha State Park is the pinnacle of natural beauty and awe in Alabama.

Longleaf Wildlife Refuge

A 9,000 acre mountain refuge that contains beautiful forests and untouched landscapes.

Duggar Mountain Wilderness

Duggar Mountain holds the second highest peak in Alabama and is within close proximity of Jacksonville, AL.

Sweetwater Lake

Nestled along the Pinhoti, Sweetwater lake offers a beautiful view of the Choccolocco Creek. A shelter is located along this lake for overnight campers.