Appalachian Trail Conference

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Appalachian Trail Conference (ATC)

Address:799 Washington St
PO Box 807
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425

Established: 1925. Description:Protects, maintains, and manages the 2,175-mile Appalachian National Scenic Trail, a 250,000-acre greenway extending from Maine to Georgia. (See separate entry in national trails section.) Publishes guidebooks and maps for the Trail. Members: 40,000 Dues: $30/year.
Publications: AT Journeys (6x/year); free to members. The Register (4x/year) online newsletter; free to agency partners and individuals who manage a section of the Trail.

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* The Appalachian Trail Conservancy provides opportunities for volunteers to aid in the protection of the trail.
Class reading and discussion about the AT are complemented with a substantial section hike--one that would take us from the headquarters of the organization that manages the Trail, the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, in Harper's Ferry, West Virginia, through Maryland to the Pennsylvania border, a distance of a little more than forty miles.
As its 13th Act of We, the credit union donated USD 2,324 each to Appalachian Trail Conservancy, Arts Herndon, Audubon Society of Northern Virginia, Cornerstones, (all Community Partners of the credit union) and NWFCU Foundation (Northwest Federal's charitable arm).
"The Appalachian Trail Conservancy is concerned about the cumulative impacts that multiple pipelines, and associated infrastructure, could have on the Appalachian Trail, its recreational value, and surrounding public lands," said Laura Belleville, the ATC's director of Conservation.
The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will now be leading volunteers into federally designated wilderness areas in North Carolina and Virginia to monitor invasive-exotic plant species thanks to a grant from the National Forest Foundation.
The monitoring effort is being undertaken by a diversity of citizen groups, among them the Appalachian Trail Conservancy and the American Hiking Society, and supported by the National Park Service, U.S.
Winchester, VA, June 27, 2015 --( Experience live music, comedy and informative and inspirational presentations about the great outdoors during the Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) Biennial Conference "Hiking Through History," held at Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia.
"The Appalachian Trail Conservancy is excited to support Great Barrington's Appalachian Trail Community[TM] event," said Julie Judkins, director of education and outreach of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy.
"The Appalachian Trail Conservancy is excited to celebrate Berryville and Clarke County as an Appalachian Trail Community partner in Virginia that is helping to protect and promote the Appalachian Trail," said Julie Judkins, community program manager for the ATC.
“The Appalachian Trail Conservancy would like to invite everyone to celebrate National Park Week by venturing out and exploring these national treasures, including the Appalachian Trail,” said Ron Tipton, executive director/CEO of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy.
Harpers Ferry, WV, March 14, 2015 --( Educators are invited to apply for the Appalachian Trail Conservancy's (ATC) 2015 Trail to Every Classroom program (TTEC) through March 15.
“The Appalachian Trail Conservancy is proud to celebrate Fontana Dam as an A.T.