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 carring these with you as your go into the feild on your explorations.