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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.
A.T. Reroute Opens in Palmerton, Pennsylvania
This 3.25-mile-long relocation moves the route of the A.T. along views that are likely to remain as important environmental remediation work in the area continues.
Nominations Open Until July 15 for ATC Board of Directors
We are looking for candidates who can demonstrate a passion for the A.T. and the mission of the ATC.
11 Easy Ways to Improve Your Leave No Trace Footprint
A collection of simple and seemingly small ways you can practice Leave No Trace and help protect the A.T. experience.
Know Before You Go
Hiker Preparation Series
Prepare for your upcoming A.T. hike with these tips and checklists.
Become a Steward
Become a Member
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 WORK
We rely on the generosity of donors like you to help us fulfill our mission and vision of protecting the Appalachian Trail.
GIVE BACK TO THE A.T.
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.