• Photo by: John Dersham

    Little River Canyon

    National Preserve Alabama

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  • Prescribed Fires Scheduled for April 10-12, 2014

    Closures include Slant Rock Campsite, Backcountry Roads 01, 02, 03 and 04 on the days of the burn and the day after. Slant Rock Burn Unit is located on the north side of Highway 35 and west of County Road 103. The burn will enhance native habitats. More »

Hawks Glide Overlook

View from Hawks Glide

Hawks Glide has a great view of the fall colors. The foliage is very thick at this overlook.

You may be fortunate enough to witness the majestic flight of the soaring raptors from this overlook.

American Trumpet Honeysuckle
Many interesting plant species are found here including the Coral or Trumpet Honeysuckle shown at the left.
Hawk's Glide
Hawks Glide

Did You Know?

Caddis Fly

Little River Canyon National Preserve has six endemic species of caddisfly. These are aquatic insects that are clean water indicators.