• National Scenic Trail


    Maine to Georgia, CT,GA,MA,MD,ME,NC,NH,NJ,NY,PA,TN,VA,VT,WV

    The Appalachian Trail is a 2,180+ mile long public footpath that traverses the scenic, wooded, pastoral, wild, and culturally resonant lands of the Appalachian Mountains. Conceived in 1921, built by private citizens, and completed in 1937, today the trail is managed by the National Park Service, US Forest Service, Appalachian Trail Conservancy, numerous state agencies and thousands of volunteers.

  • National Historical Park

    Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller

    Woodstock, VT

    Visit during one of nature’s most spectacular shows - autumn - experience Vermont’s only natl park bejeweled in vibrant fall colors. Take in yellows, oranges & reds of the park’s hard wood forests, experience the changing season, reflect on the story of stewardship, of people taking care of places. Hike the trails & participate in the many fall programs, share an enduring connection to the land.

By The Numbers

These numbers are just a sample of the National Park Service's work. Figures are for the fiscal year that ended 9/30/2017.