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History and Nature Walk at Old Cahawba

History and Nature Walk at Old Cahawba

Sep 9th 202310am-11am

What would you do if your town was cut off from grocery and clothing stores? How would you adapt? Join us on this one-hour guided walking tour of the Clear Creek nature trail where you will learn how the townspeople of Cahawba adapted to their ports being blockaded during the Civil War. You will learn how to identify the various trees and plants that they used as substitutes for the common goods that we take for granted.

    History and Nature Walk at Old Cahawba

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    Old Cahawba Archaeological Park
    • 9518 Cahaba Rd.
    • Orrville, AL 36767


    From downtown Selma, take Highway 22 (Dallas Avenue) west 8.6 miles. Cross over the Cahaba River and turn left onto County Road 9 and follow this 3.3 miles until it dead ends. Turn left onto County Road 2 and follow this 1.5 miles until you see the Visitor Center on the right.


    Orrville is located in the Montgomery & Selma Area of the South Alabama Region



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