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Best trails in Sipsey Wilderness

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Looking for a great trail in Sipsey Wilderness, Alabama? AllTrails has 27 great hiking trails, trail running trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 17 moderate trails in Sipsey Wilderness ranging from 1.7 to 24 miles and from 564 to 994 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Borden Creek Hiking Trail
Sipsey Wilderness
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 6 m
Great for kids and beginners because there is no hiking over the hills. The trail is very well worn and easily identified. There were many people hiking and some camping along the trail. Parking at thShow more
#2 - Big Tree Short Cut Loop and Needles Eye
Sipsey Wilderness
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Length: 8 mi • Est. 3 h 47 m
Note: Users have reported that this is a challenging route that is not marked well. It's easy to get off course, and there is no cell phone service here, so please download the map ahead of time. AlsoShow more
#3 - Parker Falls Trail
Sipsey Wilderness
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 51 m
Roughly a one mile hike to the first waterfall. Climb down past the cascades, and then head up Parker Branch to find the larger waterfall. There were a few small trees down on the trail, but nothing rShow more
#4 - Deer Skull Falls and Wolfpen Falls Loop
Sipsey Wilderness
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 2 h 18 m
Many water crossings so expect to get wet, especially during spring/early summer. Lots of waterfalls to see, great campsites.Show more
#5 - Sipsey Wilderness Trail System
Sipsey Wilderness
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Length: 36 mi • Est. Multi-day
Sipsey Wilderness Trail System is a 36 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Haleyville, Alabama that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily useShow more
#6 - Sipsey Trail 206 to Needles Eye
Sipsey Wilderness
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 2 h 40 m
This is a good hike for beginners along Thompson Creek. The short trail has minor ups and downs around creek crossings, but does not cross over any hills. You begin at the Thompson Creek Trailhead. PaShow more
#7 - White Falls
Sipsey Wilderness
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 28 m
The first few segments of the White Falls loop are on system trails, 201 and 209. When 209 meets the Sipsey Fork, one must go off trail (although there is an impacted foot path, it is still consideredShow more
#8 - Randolph Wild Trail to the Waterfall
Sipsey Wilderness
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 3 h 4 m
Randolph Wild Trail to the Waterfall is a 6.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Double Springs, Alabama that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarShow more
#9 - Fall Creek Falls
Sipsey Wilderness
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 50 m
Fall Creek Falls is a 2.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Houston, Alabama that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking anShow more
#10 - Randolph and Sipsey Loop Trail
Sipsey Wilderness
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Length: 8.8 mi • Est. 3 h 32 m
There are two creek crossings on this trail. Show more
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