Appalachian Trail

Photo: Jimmy Emerson Wikipedia: The Appalachian National Scenic Trail, generally known as the Appalachian Trail or simply the A.T., is a marked hiking trail in the Eastern United States extending between Springer Mountain in Georgia and Mount Katahdin in Maine. The trail is about 2,200 miles (3,500 km) long, though the exact length changes over …

National Trails Day

Poster The first Saturday in June is National Trails Day in the USA. Hashtag: #NationalTrailsDay Background Taking place on the first Saturday in June, National Trails Day is a day of public events aimed at advocacy and trail service. Thousands of hikers, bikers, rowers, horseback riders, trail clubs, federal and local agencies, land trusts, and …

National Historic Trails Center

Photo: BLM, Wyoming Trail One more reason to visit Wyoming: Mission: To enhance and maintain the interactive exhibits, dioramas and award-winning orientation movie at the National Historic Trails Center. Key Links nhtcf.org Facebook Google Maps Background My Public Lands: National historic trails can take us back, returning us literally and symbolically to a point of …

Fluker Posts

Buzzwords Fluker Post = Community-based environmental monitoring Kudos Martin Fluker The Fluker Post research project is a method of wiki-monitoring the visual condition of tracks and trails over time by having park users, land managers and the researcher take repeat digital pictures from a fixed “Fluker Post.” Key Links FlukerPost.com Facebook facebook.com/fluker.post Photos https://get.google.com/albumarchive/114676241519217510044 Headlines …