The ATC’s 2021-2024 Strategic Plan
Our Strategy for A.T. Protection
Our 2021-2024 Strategic Plan will help build the foundation for the next century of Appalachian Trail management and protection.Learn More
We are the Guardians of the Appalachian Trail.
The mission of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy is to protect, manage, and advocate for the Appalachian National Scenic Trail.
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.
Where We Walk: We’re Here, Too
In the second episode of Where We Walk, we share the stories of three women who have made an impact in the outdoors with their different perspectives and identities.
COVID-19 Hiking Tips
Staying Safe on the A.T.
Health and safety guidelines for A.T. hikers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
How to Help
Supporting Those Affected by West Coast Wildfires
We can make a difference by supporting each other during this difficult time.
Donate $5 and Receive Walk the Distance App A.T. Download
Offer available until September 30, 2020.
By Anne Sentz, ATC Landscape Partnership Manager
Partnering for A.T. Landscape Protection
A massive amount of collaboration and shared dedication is required to ensure A.T. landscapes are conserved.Read More
Become a Guardian
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 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.