An Idea Turns 100: A Photo History of The Appalachian Trail

It’s been a century since regional planner Benton MacKaye first published his vision for an Appalachian Trail (A.T.)—a recreational route “to establish a base for a more extensive and systematic development of outdoors community life.” What transpired since 1921 is a testament to human ingenuity, volunteerism, teamwork, and love of the outdoors—values that thrive along … Continue reading An Idea Turns 100: A Photo History of The Appalachian Trail