2015 Appalachian Trail Events

We hope you'll be able to celebrate with friends at one of these Appalachian Trail events.

Nantahala Outdoor Center, NC ~~ Southern Ruck. January 16-18, 2015

Blood Mountain, GA ~~ Mountain Crossings' Thru-Hiker Kickoff Party. February 28, 2015

Amicalola Falls State Park, GA ~~ Appalachian Trail Kick Off (ATKO). March 6-9, 2015

Fontana Dam, NC ~~ Appalachian Trail Community Celebration. March 26, 2015

Dahlonega, GA ~~ Dahlonega Trail Fest. March 27-29, 2015

Franklin, NC ~~ Franklin Trail Fest & Ronnie's Hiker Bash. March 27-29, 2015

Arden, NC ~~ ATC Southern Partnership Meetings. March 27-29, 2015

Harper's Ferry, WV ~~ Flip-Flop Kickoff Weekend. May 2-3, 2015

Damascus, VA ~~ Trail Days. May 15-17, 2015

Brevard, NC ~~ Wilderness Skills Institute. May 18-25, 2015

Troutville, VA ~~ Troutville Trail Days. June 5-7, 2015

Nationwide ~~ National Trails Day. June 6, 2015

Duncannon, PA ~~ Duncannon Appalachian Trail Community Festival. June 20, 2015

Waynesboro, PA ~~ Mason-Dixon Outdoor Appalachian Trail Festival. June 20, 2015

Highlands of Roan, NC & TN ~~ SAHC June Jamboree in the Highlands of Roan. June 20, 2015

Boiling Springs, PA ~~ A Musical Appalachian Trail Festival. June 21, 2015

Winchester, VA ~~ ATC Biennial Conference. July 17-24, 2015

Nationwide ~~ Debut of Robert Redford's movie "A Walk in the Woods." September 2, 2015

Rangeley, ME ~~ Appalachian Trail Town Festival. September 5, 2015

Millinocket, ME ~~ Trails End Festival. September 19, 2015

Wind Gap, PA ~~ Appalachian Trail Community Celebration. September 19, 2015

Everywhere ~~ Family Hiking Day. September 26, 2015

Shippensburg, PA ~~ ALDHA Gathering. October 9-11, 2015

Baxter State Park, ME ~~ Baxter State Park Open for Day-Use Only. October 16, 2015

Buford, GA ~~ Right to Hike's Ella's Run. October 17, 2015

Pawling, NY ~~ Harlem Valley Appalachian Trail Community's Trail Day. October 18, 2015

About the Author Robert Sutherland:
Robert Sutherland is a travel writer enjoying life. Robert has two adult daughters and six grandchildren.
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Appalachian Trail events take place from early March until September from Georgia to Maine. It's the best way to see the Trail without getting blisters.

We hope to see you at one of the 2014 Appalachian Trail events that take place all along the AT -- from Maine to Georgia.