Use the following pages to learn about management of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail.
Laws and Policies
Doing Business With The Park
Did You Know?
The total length of the Appalachian Trail is more than 2,175 miles. The Trail was designed, constructed, and marked in the 1920's and 1930's by volunteer hiking clubs brought together by the volunteer-based, nonprofit Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC).