Trail Days in Troutville, VA, June 1+2, 2012

Troutville, VA, has been awarded the Appalachian Trail Community designation by the Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC).

This is no small accomplishment because the ATC is picky about these things. There are a million towns around the world that would LOVE to be Appalachian Trail Communities, but it just ain't gonna happen.

We're thankful to the fine people of Troutville -- named after early residents John, Jim, and George Trout, not the fish -- for joining the ranks of those who work to maintain the AT for today's hikers and for future generations ... and for hosting Trail Days.

The very first EVER Troutville Trail Days begins on Friday, June 1st. The fun continues through the day on Saturday the 2nd.

There's free camping, a 5k race, AT clinics and more. Troutville's Trail Days is family-friendly and fun for all.

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Robert Sutherland is a travel writer enjoying life. Robert has two adult daughters and six grandchildren.
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