National Trails Day is this Saturday, June 6th! It’s a day to celebrate our nation’s trails by getting outdoors for some great events thanks to the American Hiking Society. The organization will host a wide variety of free outdoor events all across the country that will appeal to the expert and novice alike.
June 6, 2015 is American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day®, the country’s largest celebration of trails. National Trails Day events will take place in every state across the country and will include hikes, biking and horseback rides, paddling trips, birdwatching, geocaching, gear demonstrations, stewardship projects and more. If you are interested in leading or organizing an event, click on the host materials tab to the left for host guides and prep materials.
-American Hiking Society
It’s also a day for volunteers to help repair and maintain the over 200,000 miles of trails all across the United States. You can read more about National Trails day on the American Hiking Society’s Trails Day website, or use their interactive map to find an event near you. Happy trails!