Celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Wilderness Act across the Southeast

1964 - 2014



2015 Events

Find out all of the events that are in the works to celebrate Wilderness in the Southeast.

Wilderness in the Southeast

Learn about the the role of our region in the beginnings of The Wilderness Act, and the wonderful Wilderness we have here today.

Across the USA

Check out wilderness50th.org to find information and events celebrating Wilderness across the entire country.


The Challenge? Hike 10+ miles in 12 Wilderness Areas in the Southeast. This challenge is a great way to celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Wilderness Act, discover new places or revisit favorites, and have the chance to win prizes! View the results of the Dirty Dozen.