Return to all horse trail riding in Alabama

Walls of Jericho

Near: ScottsboroAL (Weather)
Number of
Trails:
1 Total
Mileage
11 Difficulty: Rigorous Trail
Rating
Camp
Rating
Read/Submit
Reviews
Trail Description The Walls of Jericho has a 11-mile riding trail that starts from the southern parking area on HWY 79. Following the trail around will take riders down John Gifford Hollow into the valley of Hurricane Creek and along its banks until the confluence of Turkey Creek.back up.
Best Time to Visit
Times to Avoid
Campground There are two primitive camping areas on the Walls of Jericho hiking trail. The first area is on the north end of the hiking parking lot and has room for six to eight tent sites. The second is located on Hurricane Creek next to Clark Cemetery and has room for eight tent sites. Both locations are free of charge and are available on a first-come, first- served basis. Fires are allowed but must be extinguished before leaving and all trash must be removed.
Human Facilities: Horse Facilities: Operated by: Contact: Additional Information
Primitive Camping



, AL
Directions Directions for Horseback Trail Parking: From Scottsboro, take US 72 West approximately 4.8 miles to AL-79. Turn right on to AL- 79 and travel north approximately 25 miles to the horseback riding trail parking lot. N 34.963198 W -86.088628
This information was provided by Scotty DeClue on 12/18/2019 10:00:16 AM

Notes on Difficulty Rating:  
 Easy
(Gently sloping or level terrain; trails are groomed or wide open; shallow or no creek crossings. ) 
 More Difficult (Moderate hills over consistent surface; possibly some narrow trails and short steeper slopes) 
 Rigorous (Easy to More Difficult for rider but physically challenging for horse such as on a level surface through deep sand) 
 Challenging (Possible rocky, uneven surface, steep slopes, uncleared trails, faster flowing streams and other obstacles that lead to more difficult riding for rider and horse)

Copyright 2002-2020 Trail Directory Services, Inc