Atlanta, GA: Relive the Legacy: the Appalachian Trail

By Appalachian Trail Conservancy (other events)

Saturday, October 25 2014 7:00 PM 9:00 PM EDT

Come join us for our 2014 Membership Drive and help protect the Appalachian Trail!

This year, discover the unique history of the A.T. as we explore the never-before-seen film "The Appalachian Trail: An American Legacy" on the big screen. Attendees will also have the chance to win limited-edition prizes and hear real stories from leaders in the Trail community and from those who have hiked the 2,180-mile long A.T. 

This year's exciting guest speaker lineup includes: 

  • Susan Powell: Speed A.T. thru-hiker, ultralight backpacking expert, trail maintainer and coordinator for Outdoor Recreation at the University of Georgia 
  • Ron Tipton: Executive Director/CEO of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy
  • Sam Henegar: Film director and producer of "The Appalachian Trail: An American Legacy" 
  • Mark Hanf: Creator of the new Thru Hike: The Appalachian Trail Board Game
  • Javier Folgar: Director of Marketing and Communications for the Appalachian Trail Conservancy