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Hooter and Castle River Trails

Hooter and Castle River Trails

The Hooter Trail leads from the Castle Flats Cabin to the Castle River Cabin. The Castle River Trail continues upstream from the Castle River Cabin to the boat tie-up. The trail is an enjoyable day hike from either cabin.Combined Length (one way): 1.2 miles

Hiking along the Aichilik River

Hiking along the Aichilik River

Drifting off to sleep my first night in the Aichilik River Valley I hear, or perhaps imagine, the distant howling of Canis lupus. Wolves enter my dreams and celebrate a successful hunt with wolf song. Several hours later I’m awakened by the cries of Homo sapiens, singing the praises of a glorious arctic morning. I [...]

Little River Canyon National Preserve – Albama

Little River Canyon National Preserve – Albama

Tucked away in the northeast corner of Alabama near the Georgia border, Little River Canyon is an isolated oasis carved into a mountain. During the spring runoff, a handful of daredevil kayakers descend the canyon’s steep walls into a cauldron of class V whitewater. The wild serpent that rages within the gorge is occasionally tamed, [...]

Friends of the River

Friends of the River

Friends of the River identifies outstanding rivers in California and mobilizes positive citizen action to save them. F.O.R. works in collaboration with individuals, grassroots organizations, and local, state, and federal agencies to preserve, protect, and restore the ecosystems of these rivers as they flow within or through our state. “OLD MAGIC” AND NEW COMMITMENTS Flowing [...]

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