SPORTS + REC
Southeastern Outings Dayhike in Oak Mountain State Park
May 13, 2012
Enjoy a moderate 4-5 mile walk in the woodlands near Birmingham on a Sunday afternoon. This is an excellent outing for introducing your friends to Southeastern Outings and for making new friends who enjoy the outdoors. There will be some ups and downs.
Well-behaved, properly supervised children age eight and up able to walk the distance of about 5 miles and complete the hike are welcome. Share an adventure! Bring a friend.
Meet 1:00 p.m. in the park office parking lot on Terrace Drive between the boat dock parking lot and the beach parking lot.
Please bring $3/person ($1.00 seniors) park admission fee plus your drink.
Info: Trip leader Bonnie Black, 913-5735
DIRECTIONS TO MEETING PLACE
Oak Mountain State Park Office-200 Terrace Drive, Pelham, AL 35124. I-65 South from Birmingham to AL Highway 119/Cahaba Valley Road exit. Right off exit ramp, then left at first traffic light. Follow road 2 miles, then left at stop sign. Go 2 miles past the fee gate, then right onto Terrace Drive. Go to park office parking lot between boat parking and beach parking
DESCRIPTION OF SOUTHEASTERN OUTINGS
Do you wish you had friends who share your active lifestyle and enjoyment of outdoor activities? Then become active with Southeastern Outings (SEO), a nonprofit organization committed and created to serve people who enjoy being active in the outdoors. The organization plans, organizes and leads outings such as dayhikes, easy canoe trips, stream and waterfall walks, tube floats, bicycle rides, lake events and other fun activities to beautiful sites in our natural environment. From time to time we also sponsor potluck suppers and other socials. All events and activities of the group are open to the public. Participating in SEO activities is a splendid, simple way to make congenial new friends who enjoy the outdoors.
NO DOGS OR SMOKING ALLOWED, PLEASE, ON ANY SOUTHEASTERN OUTINGS EVENTS.
The organization currently has about 400 members. We scheduled eighty events during calendar year 2011 for an average of 7 fun events per month. We enjoy the outdoors in all seasons throughout the year. Twenty-three people, on average, have participated in each outing since January 1, 2012.
SEO does not charge for participation in any of its outings. You do not have to be a member to participate in SEO activities. Dues are only $10. Please contact Dan Frederick, President, 205-631-4680, or email@example.com for more information and to obtain three free monthly newsletters with membership application and a complete description of all our outdoor events.
Southeastern Outings now has a website. Just go to seoutings.org to find announcements of all our upcoming outings scheduled plus some brief, general information about Southeastern Outings, a membership application and over 350 lovely photographs from several of our outings.