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02 Sep, 2015, 08:03 ET The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) Prepares for Influx of Hikers Inspired by the "Hollywood Effect" of the Upcoming Film A Walk in the Woods

 The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) today announced it is completing planning for the expected increase of section and thru-hikers that...


17 Jun, 2015, 15:11 ET Senators Kelly Ayotte And Tim Kaine To Be Honored At The Appalachian Trail Conservancy's Awards Gala In Washington, D.C.

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy will recognize Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., during its sixth annual Leaders in...


13 Mar, 2014, 16:00 ET Secretary Of The Interior Sally Jewell Will Be Honored By The Appalachian Trail Conservancy During Leaders In Conservation Awards Gala

 The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will recognize Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell during its fifth annual Leaders in Conservation...


10 Sep, 2013, 11:05 ET The Appalachian Trail is Coming to Theaters

Throughout the month of October, the Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will be showcasing the film Appalachian Impressions in 15 cities...


16 Jul, 2013, 15:43 ET New Executive Director Selected for the Appalachian Trail Conservancy

 The Appalachian Trail Conservancy's (ATC) board of directors has appointed Ronald J. Tipton as the new executive director/CEO who will lead...


05 Apr, 2013, 14:19 ET Appalachian Trail Conservancy's Annual Leaders In Conservation Awards Gala

Honoring Senator Susan Collins, Senator Mark Udall, & Retired Appalachian Trail Superintendent Pamela Underhill  The Appalachian...


11 Oct, 2012, 10:47 ET The Appalachian Trail Is Coming To Theaters in Washington, D.C.

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will be showing the National Geographic film America's Wild Spaces: The Appalachian Trail (A.T.) at the...


11 Oct, 2012, 10:47 ET The Appalachian Trail Is Coming To Theaters In Florida

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will be showing the National Geographic film America's Wild Spaces: The Appalachian Trail (A.T.) at Muvico...


04 Oct, 2012, 10:47 ET The Appalachian Trail Is Coming To Theaters In Georgia

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will be showing the National Geographic film America's Wild Spaces: The Appalachian Trail (A.T.) at the...


04 Oct, 2012, 10:47 ET The Appalachian Trail Is Coming To Theaters In North Carolina

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will be showing the National Geographic film America's Wild Spaces: The Appalachian Trail (A.T.) in...


04 Oct, 2012, 10:47 ET The Appalachian Trail Is Coming To Theaters In Virginia

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will be showing the National Geographic film America's Wild Spaces: The Appalachian Trail (A.T.) at the...


03 Oct, 2012, 10:47 ET The Appalachian Trail Is Coming To Theaters in Connecticut

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will be showing the National Geographic film America's Wild Spaces: The Appalachian Trail (A.T.) at the...


03 Oct, 2012, 10:47 ET The Appalachian Trail Is Coming To Theaters in Massachusetts

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will be showing the National Geographic film America's Wild Spaces: The Appalachian Trail (A.T.) at the...


27 Sep, 2012, 14:06 ET The Appalachian Trail Is Coming To Theaters

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will be showing the National Geographic film America's Wild Spaces: the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) at Halls...


27 Sep, 2012, 13:54 ET The Appalachian Trail Is Coming To Theaters

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will be showing the National Geographic film America's Wild Spaces: the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) at the...


19 Jun, 2012, 10:37 ET Appalachian Trail Celebrates 75th Anniversary This August

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the completion of the Appalachian Trail (A.T.), the longest hiking-only footpath in the world, measuring...


03 Jan, 2012, 13:54 ET New Executive Director Selected for the Appalachian Trail Conservancy

   The Appalachian Trail Conservancy's (ATC) Board of Directors has appointed Mark J. Wenger as the new Executive Director who...