FLT's Expanding Red Rock Trail System

FLT is proud to serve as the facilitator of Red Rock Trail System, a 750-mile master plan of trails, parks, bike lanes, and sidewalks in Jefferson County, AL. RRTS was recently featured in the online Comeback Town publication and AL.com.

Freshwater Land Trust seeks Stewardship Intern

Freshwater Land Trust is now welcoming applications for its Stewardship Intern position. The application deadline is Monday, January 17th.

Thanking our 2020 and 2021 Corporate Partners for Conservation

Freshwater Land Trust was excited to celebrate their 2020 and 2021 Corporate Partners for Conservation on December 10th, 2021.

Endangered Species Virtual Tour Sessions

On December 8th, FLT hosted a virtual Endangered Species "Tour" with expert speakers presenting on a variety of topics, especially focused on endangered and threatened species in Alabama. We are pleased to share the recorded presentations.

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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 125-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.