June 12, 2015:
Birmingham Barons 2015 Boy Scout Family Night.
(Note: This is date change from the original
published Pack 9 Calendar due to scheduled date
of this event.)
July 11, 2015: Hike and trail clean-up on Chief
Ladiga and Pinhoti trails.
For those who know how to
get to the Ladiga Camp Ground, meet there at
9:00 a.m. For those who would like to meet and
be led to the campground, meet at St. Mark’s
United Methodist at 8:00 a.m. We will pick up
litter as a service project while we hike, so
bring work gloves or other protective gear for
picking up litter. Please bring a bag to put
trash in, a small plastic bag (wal-mart bag)
should be adequate. Website is below. Everyone
should also bring a water bottle, sunscreen, and
August 15, 2015:
Family picnic and fun day at
(Note: This is date change from
the original published Pack 9 Calendar so as not
to have the event on the weekend before school
starts for most schools.)
We will meet at Noccalula
Falls at 10:00 am for a day of activities.
Families should bring a picnic lunch or
restaurants nearby include Jack’s and Subway.
There are a lot of activities from which to
choose at Noccalula. Admission to the park is $6
per Adult and $3 for children 4-12 years. Park
admission includes falls viewing; rock gardens;
habitat area; pioneer village; and unlimited
train rides. Group rates are available if we
have more than 25 people. Mini Golf is also
available near the park. Prices are $5 for
adults and $4 for children. Group rates are
available if we have more than 10 who golf.
Address for Noccalula Falls Park: 1500 Noccalula
Road, Gadsden, AL 35904
Directions from St. Mark United Methodist
1. Head south on Golden Springs Rd toward
Greenbrier Dear Rd.
2. Turn right at the 1st cross street onto
Greenbrier Dear Rd. (2.5 miles)
3. Turn right onto US 431N/Quintard Ave. (4.1
4. Contine on US 431 N; use the left 2 lanes to
stay on US 431N (28 miles)
5. Slight right onto N 12th Street (0.4 miles)
6. Continue on AL-211N/Noccalula Rd/ Woodcliff
Rd (1.1 miles)
7. Destination will be on the left.