Basic Information

Please refer to our Directions and Transportation page for more information.

In general, the Appalachian Trail is open year-round. For more information, please refer to our Operating Hours and Seasons.

While there are no entrance fee or permits required to walk on the Appalachian Trail, there are a few public lands the trail traverses which charge fees or require permits to park or to stay overnight in shelters or campsites. Please refer to our Fees and Passes page for more information.

Entrance Fees:

Entrance Passes:

Public WiFi is available.
Internet & Cellular Access Details

Last updated: November 9, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Appalachian Trail Park Office
P.O. Box 50

Harpers Ferry , WV 25425


304 535-6278

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