Calling All Bakers: Appalachian Trail Conservancy Holds Cake Baking Contest For 86Th Anniversary

Date Published: Apr 05, 2011

Harpers Ferry, WV (March 01, 2011) – In celebration of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy’s (ATC) 86th anniversary, ATC will be holding a cake baking contest on Saturday March 5th from 9am-5pm in their Visitor Center in Harpers Ferry, WV. Contestants will be judged based on taste, presentation, and originality. Admission is free.

Contestants are asked to bake their favorite cake and bring it to the ATC Visitor Center by 11:00am Saturday, March 5th. At 1:00pm submissions will be judged based on taste, presentation, and originality. Once the winner has been announced, everyone will enjoy sampling the cake entries. In addition, during this celebration ATC will also offer a 1-day only membership discount to the public.


Who: All friends of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy

Where: ATC Visitor Center
799 Washington Street, Harpers Ferry WV

When: Saturday, March 5th 2011 (from 9am-5pm)
@ 11am all cakes must be submitted to ATC’s Visitor Center
@ 1pm winner will be announced
@ 1:05pm all uneaten cake will be available for everyone to enjoy

Contact: [email protected]

If you are interested in participating or judging this contest, please contact Dave T. [email protected].

About the Appalachian Trail Conservancy
The Appalachian Trail Conservancy mission is to preserve and manage the Appalachian Trail – ensuring that its vast natural beauty and priceless cultural heritage can be shared and enjoyed today, tomorrow, and for centuries to come. For more information please visit

Contact: Javier Folgar 
Appalachian Trail Conservancy
Tel: 304.535.6331
Email: [email protected]


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  1. Carrie | Aug 18, 2011
    That's way the bsetest answer so far!
  2. Dolly | Jun 20, 2011
    And I thought I was the sensible one. Tkhnas for setting me straight.

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