Appalachian Trail Anniversary and Planning Your Next Hike

By: Kitty Capelle
By: Kitty Capelle

Tuesday marked the 75th anniversary of the Appalachian Trail. Here are a few hiking resources.

 

Appalachian Trail Conservancy
Search for volunteer opportunities, hiking routes nearest you or just basics on how to get started hiking on this website.

 

Map My Hike App
This is a great smartphone app for planning your next hike.

 

Hikers on Twitter

@AmericanHiking

Tweets: 531
Followers: 7,076
Sample Tweet: “Where is your favorite place outdoors to go and clear your head?pic.twitter.com/bnoAy9KK”

 

@HikesCamps 

Tweets: 20,633
Followers: 337
Sample Tweet: “H710 Hiking Boot by New Balance Clotheshorse http://dlvr.it/20XfKf”

 

@thehikingcenter 

Tweets: 22,706
Followers: 17,712
Sample Tweet: “How to Prevent Hiking Injuries when hitting the trailshttp://tinyurl.com/8dmqu6x”

 

@NaturalBornHike 

Tweets: 2,523
Followers: 2,931
Sample Tweet: “Get out there this weekend and make a wish on a shooting star!!http://fb.me/2iE6Xwc4S”

 

 

 

 

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