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

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The Path to Love: Three Love Stories from the Appalachian Trail

Three true stories from Appalachian Trail Conservancy staff about the love they found on the A.T.

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On the Right Foot: ATC to Offer Hiking Classes for Northbound Thru-Hikers

The ATC will be holding daily hour-long classes to ensure northbound thru-hikers are prepared for successful and sustainable A.T. journeys.

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FAQ: Government Shutdown's Effects on the Appalachian Trail (UPDATED 1/23/18)

We have answers to several questions we have received regarding the shutdown and how it will affect your ability to experience the Appalachian Trail.

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​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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