Stephens Gap Was Recently Named Alabama’s Most Beautiful Natural Wonder
Alabama has always been well known for its natural scenic beauty. After all, it’s home to some of the most beautiful natural wanders around, including Stephens Gap.
24/7 Tempo recently named Stephens Gap the most beautiful natural wonder in Alabama. For information, take a look below.
Stephens Gap is an incredible cave that's located in Jackson County, Alabama. To reach it, you'll hike a trail that's nearly two miles round trip.
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While hiking this short trail, you'll want to be extra careful because its rocky terrain can sometimes be wet and slippery.
Stephens Gap, which is the primary feature of Stephens Gap Callahan Cave Preserve, has a 143-foot pit and is one of the Southeast's most amazing caves. It's also one of the most photographed caves in the United States.
Throughout the year, this impressive cave attracts hikers, rapellers, and outdoor enthusiasts from all across the Southeast and beyond.
Keep in mind, the bottom of the entrance to Stephens Gap requires vertical caving skills and appropriate equipment. For those of you who don't possess these skills, the cave also has a walk-in passage.
Once you've reached the inside of Stephens Gap, you'll be in awe of its natural beauty. And after a heavy rainfall, you just might experience a flowing waterfall during your visit, which makes the hike...
...well worth it. After all, who doesn't love waterfalls?
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Note: Stephens Gap is located on private property, but you can still visit by requesting a free permit. Click
to request your permit.
Have you ever explored Stephens Gap in Jackson County, Alabama? If so, please share your experience with us in the comments below.
To experience more of Alabama’s beautiful natural wonders, you’ll want to take “Alabama’s 7 Wonders Road Trip.” For information about this road trip, be sure to take a look at the following article:
This Scenic Road Trip Takes You To All 7 Wonders Of Alabama.
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Address: Stephens Gap Callahan Cave Preserve, 8408 Co Rd 30, Woodville, AL 35776, USA