A Prime Example of A.T. Landscape Protection
The conservation of Bald Mountain Pond in Maine highlights the collaboration needed to protect the Appalachian Trail landscape.Learn More
Overseeing the management and conservation of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail since 1925.
The mission of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy is to protect, manage, and advocate for the Appalachian National Scenic Trail.
An Enduring Mission
In a year of challenges and opportunities, our commitment to protecting, managing and advocating for the A.T. has not changed.
Be a Voice for the A.T.
This Election Day, Vote with the Trail in Mind
We ask everyone to consider the great outdoors and environmental conservation when casting your vote this November 3.
COVID-19 Hiking Tips
Staying Safe on the A.T.
Health and safety guidelines for A.T. hikers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Where We Walk: Meeting Wildlife on the A.T.
In the fifth episode of Where We Walk, we hear from two incredible human voices, conservationist Sally Naser and bird researcher Amber Wendler.
Gorham, NH, Designated an Official A.T. Community™
Join us on October 15, 2020, at 6 p.m. to celebrate the official designation of Gorham, New Hampshire, as the 48th Appalachian Trail Community™.
By Anne Jordan Bowman, ATC Director of Communications
What Makes an A.T. View Great?
To better address threats to Appalachian Trail locations, the ATC and the National Park Service are taking inventory of the Trail’s irreplaceable views.Read More
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Membership benefits include an oversized Appalachian Trail strip map, four issues of A.T. Journeys - our member magazine, discounts at the Ultimate Appalachian Trail Store, volunteer opportunities and invitations to special events.
SUPPORT OUR ANNUAL CAMPAIGN
We rely on the generosity of donors like you to help us fulfill our mission and vision of protecting the Appalachian Trail.
JOIN OUR EFFORTS
Volunteers are the heart and soul of the Appalachian Trail. We have plenty of opportunities for you to give back to the Trail you love so much.