The Club's Earliest History: The Blackburn family makes another contribution to the PATC by sending the club's first account book. Read the story by Archivist Tom Johnson
Big Meadows Wayside May Open Late: The popular trail stop for food and supplies is undergoing renovations that are behind schedule. The wayside is located at milepost 51 of Skyline Drive and about a mile east of the AT. If this wayside is in your plans, check with the concessionaire that runs it for the latest information.
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
Join the Team that is Making the Tuscarora Trail Better! Help install new trail signs. 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.
Welcome to the website of the Potomac
Appalachian Trail Club. The PATC has enhanced the mid-Atlantic outdoor
experience since 1927. We maintain trails, shelters, and cabins. We
make maps and guide books. We are volunteers. Join us in the