Robert HumphreyRobert Humphrey - RIP: Long time PATC member and the founder of many club cabins, Robert Humphrey has died. Read remembrances from a few of his many friends.

PATC Cabin Profile:  Speaking of Robert Humphrey, author Wendy Mitman Clarke recounted her recent experience at the Robert Humphrey cabin in an excellent article in the Bay Journal, a publication that focuses on the Chesapeake Bay.  Clarke gives an excellent description of a PATC cabin visit. Read the article

Great Summer Job Available!
  A caretaker is needed for the Blackburn Trail Center for 2019.  More information

AT - Temporary Relocation:  The Appalachian Trail will be relocated until about May 2019 near the Calf Mountain shelter in the south district of the Shenandoah National Park.  For information and a map, go to the SNP website.

Tucarora Trail SignJoin the Team that is Making the Tuscarora Trail Better!  Help install new trail signs.  More information

Shutterbugs wanted! 
We need your help in telling PATC’s story. Send us your photos! Learn more.



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