Upcoming Red Rock Tuesday

It’s time to gear up for our next Red Rock Tuesday with Jeh Jeh Pruitt and the Good Day Alabama Team! On December 6th at 7 a.m., we will be filming our December edition of Red Rock Tuesday at Hardware Park along 9th Street North.

Meet FLT's three new team members!

Freshwater Land Trust's staff is growing! Three new team members joined our staff about two months ago and are already expanding our organizational capacity and making a big impact. Meet Claire, Rebekah, and Katie!

FLT hosts Endangered Species Tour

On Friday, September 30, Freshwater Land Trust and the Alabama Forestry Foundation hosted an all-day endangered species tour, highlighting six endangered species habitats in Jefferson County, stretching from Bessemer to Pinson.

FLT welcomes fall stewardship intern

We are excited to announce our 2022 fall stewardship intern, Kobe Grimble! From now through December, Kobe will work with FLT staff to assist with annual property monitoring visits, restoration projects, habitat improvement workdays, and more.

Final Hugh Kaul Trail segment is complete

On August 26th, Freshwater Land Trust (FLT) hosted a ribbon cutting for the final segment of the Hugh Kaul Trail, formerly known as the Continental Gin Connector. This final segment connects 41st Street in Avondale...

Intro Photo

About Freshwater Land Trust

Freshwater Land Trust conserves, connects, and cares for land and water in Central Alabama, creating dynamic green spaces for future generations. In the simplest terms, we conserve land and build trails so that Alabama’s communities are healthier and happier.
Trail Miles Developed
Acres of Land Conserved
Endangered Species Protected
We do not inherit the land from our ancestors . . .
we borrow it from our children.

Native American Proverb

Find a Trail

Use our 127-mile Red Rock Trail System interactive map to locate an accessible trail in Jefferson County suitable for your level of difficulty.

Volunteer Your Time

Explore individual ways and group opportunities to help us keep our properties and trails cleaner and greener, including Adopt-a-Trail or Workdays.

Donate Today

Make a charitable contribution and invest in our organization's efforts to protect the land and water that connect us all throughout Central Alabama.