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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
tags: mud and erosion, huts and backcountry shelter systems, hiking, long-distance trails

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.

categories: huts and backcountry shelter systems
tags: memorial, huts and backcountry shelter systems

Results from the Business Directory

Appalachian Mountain Club

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 03581-0298

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

410 Winona St, Northfield, Minnesota 55057

Maine Huts & Trails

Maine Huts & Trails provides inviting backcountry experiences among Maine's western mountains, inspiring reverence for the Northern Forest, modeling environmental stewardship and strengthening the local economy.