In celebration, the Duncannon Appalachian Trail Community(TM) (DATC) Advisory Committee will party-hearty in Duncannon on June 2, 2012. The theme of the event is "Saving Our Community from Nature Deficit Disorder." Local environmental organizations and local artisans will vend their wares. Live music, outdoor-presentations and storytelling are only part of the fun.
The Appalachian Trail Community(TM) program is designed to recognize communities that promote and protect the Appalachian Trail (AT). Towns, counties, and communities along the AT's corridor are considered assets by AT hikers and many of these towns act as good friends and neighbors to the trail. The program serves to assist communities with sustainable economic development through tourism and outdoor recreation, while preserving and protecting the AT.
Designation as an Appalachian Trail Community(TM) and participation in the program has these goals:
AppalachianTrail.com congratulates Duncannon, PA, for deserving this honor!
Published Aug 16, 2014.
Published Jun 22, 2014. The Appalachian Trail weather forecast calls for showers in Duncannon, PA, this weekend. Perfect weather for their Appalachian Trail Festival!
Published Apr 3, 2014.
The Appalachian Trail Festival in Duncannon, PA, is one of the best organized celebrations anywhere alone the Trail.
A good time awaits you on Saturday, June 18th at the 2016 Duncannon Appalachian Trail Community Festival. Discover new trails, music and friends.
We endured a brutal winter while waiting for summer to begin. Let's celebrate our survival at one of the great Appalachian Trail Festivals as summer begins.
Published Sep 3, 2014. There are smart ways to express love and there are stupid ways to express love. One very stupid way is to paint graffiti on Pennsylvania's Hawk Rock.