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

Gooch Mountain A.T. Reroute

Trail Reroute Provides Hands-On Training for a New Community of Trail Builders

A half-mile A.T. relocation project gave the next generation of Trail stewards the chance to learn firsthand what it takes to maintain and preserve the A.T.

E3 Summit welcomes the next generations of A.T. stewards.

E3 Summit Provides Experience to the Next Generation of Conservationists

Designed to provide the next generation of conservationists with hands-on experience and skills, the E3 summit focused on everything from trail-building workshops to night sky preservation.

Roan Highland Red Spruce Forest

Saving the Roan Highland Red Spruce Forests

The red spruce forests in the Roan Highlands have become an inseparable part of the Appalachian Trail experience, but action must be taken to ensure they are a healthy, lasting part of the Roan ecosystem.




ATJourneys Magazine Inside Layout

​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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