Appalachian Trail Community

More than Just a Footpath

The beauty of the Appalachian Trail includes those who choose to walk it. Below, peruse the latest news, events, community photos and more.

What we’re talking about

MY Trail Summit

Massachusetts Youth Receive Training at Trail Stewardship Summit

In mid-October 2019, students, educators and service leaders gathered for the MY Trail Summit, learning valuable skills for protecting the Appalachian Trail and America's public lands.

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Bald Mountain Pond Acquisition Preserves Iconic Maine A.T. Views

This decades-old conservation project will protect beautiful and environmentally important Maine lands adjacent to five miles of the A.T.

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The Appalachian Trail above Palmerton, Pennsylvania.

Palmerton A.T. Relocation to Increase Sustainability and Preserve Views

As life returns to the hills above Palmerton, Pennsylvania, the ATC is working to enhance the A.T. experience for future Trail users.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

ATJourneys Magazine Inside Layout

​a.t. journeys  magazine

A.T. Journeys is our award-winning member magazine. We strive to provide equal representation of hikers, outdoor enthusiasts, the environment, the community and education in connection with the A.T. and ATC. The magazine is published four times a year, and advertising revenues directly support the publication and production of the magazine and help meet the ATC’s objectives.




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