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posted Sep 6, 2018

Studying impacts of visitor use on the Appalachian Trail

Visitor use impacts associated with the Appalachian Trail include use of the footpath itself, overnight use areas (both designated and bootleg), and human waste management.

categories: huts and backcountry shelter systems

posted Jul 14, 2016

Gudy Gaskill, the Mother of the Colorado Trail

by American Trails Staff

Gudy is credited with being the Mother of The Colorado Trail, now 567 miles between Denver and Durango.

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Appalachian Mountain Club

Gorham, New Hampshire

AMC, focuses on connecting you to the freedom and exhilaration of the outdoors. They invite and help people of all ages and abilities to explore and develop a deep appreciation of the natural world.

American Trails Member


PO Box 298, Gorham, New Hampshire 03581-0298

Hut2hut.info

Northfield, Minnesota

Exploring the world of trails, huts, and other shelter systems.


410 Winona St, Northfield, Minnesota 55057
[email protected]

Adirondack Hamlets to Huts

Saranac Lake, New York

The best outdoor experiences aren’t measured by how much gear you carry, but by the memories you make. Adirondack Hamlets to Huts connects trails to lodging in communities on routes across this 6-million-acre park. So wh...


​​47 Main Street, Saranac Lake, New York 12983
(518) 354-5109 • [email protected]

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