Plan Ahead and Prepare

Plan Your 2024 Appalachian Trail Hike

Whether you’re visiting the A.T. for a day or planning a thru-hike in 2024, our hiker resources can help you plan a safe and successful hike.


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.