FLT hosts ribbon cutting at Moon River Canoe Launch in Irondale

FLT and partners hosted a ribbon cutting for the newly completed Moon River canoe launch parking lot in Irondale. The new parking lot allows safe and direct access to a short trail leading to the “Moon River” canoe launch

FLT celebrates Earth Day with Hugh Kaul Trail ribbon cutting and groundbreaking

On Earth Day, FLT hosted a ribbon cutting for the newly completed Hugh Kaul Trail segment and announced the groundbreaking for the next segment of the Hugh Kaul Trail.

Spring Endangered Species Workdays

This spring, Freshwater Land Trust has hosted two successful volunteer workdays to benefit endangered species habitat at Seven Springs and Tapawingo Springs...

2021 Annual Report

We are excited to share our 2021 Annual Report! Each year, we release an annual report as a brief snapshot of project milestones, finances, and ongoing initiatives. In 2021, we celebrated our 25th anniversary and made significant strides...

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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.
125
Trail Miles Developed
8,000+
Acres of Land Conserved
7
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.