New PATC President:  Joe Lombardo was selected as the new PATC president on January 2.  Read more about Joe

Headquarters Building Overseer Needed: A great opportunity to fill an important role at club headquarters in Vienna.  More information

Hike Leaders Needed: Lee Sheaffer, the new chair of the Hikes Committee, is looking for hike leaders. More info

It's that time of year!  Skyline Drive in the Shenandoah National Park is frequently closed in poor weather. The Drive can go from open to closed and back quickly. Call before you go -- (540) 999-3500 (option 1, and option 1 again) for a recorded message that will tell you whether the Drive, or the section you are interested in, is open.



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