Grotto Activities Currently Suspended

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and current social distancing guidelines, official Huntsville Grotto activities for the next several weeks are cancelled or To Be Rescheduled. This will include trips in March and most of April, as well as the April Grotto Meeting! Please stay healthy and safe, and we will be back up and running as soon as it is possible!

-Alexander T S Dobrowolski
Chair, Huntsville Grotto

Information for those Ridgewalking and Exploring on your own

  • Please visit the Cave Access Page. You will find a listing of Closed Caves, this suggests areas to avoid in your Explorations & Ridge-walking. You will also find links to information on hunting seasons in the surrounding areas
  • Information to help you discuss access with landowners can be found at AL Recreational Use Statute
  • Know the law and your responsibilities for caves sites see Alabama Cave Law and Tennessee Cave Law
  • This document can be use to help satisfy a landowner that they will not be held liable in case of a mishap, Release from Liability Form
  • Suggest printing out and carrying these with you as your go into the field on your explorations.