National Trails Day

Photo Courtesy of the American Hiking Society

This Saturday, June 6 is National Trails Day. Coordinated by the American Hiking Society, National Trails Day is the single largest trail celebration in the country with events taking place in all 50 states. It’s designed to draw attention to and create awareness for the protection of the magnificent trail systems that exist throughout the United States.

According the American Hiking Society, there are more 200,000 miles of recreational, multi-use trails criss crossing the country.

To find a National Trails Day event near you, use this handy event locator provided by the American Hiking Society.

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