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Volunteer Recognition

We appreciate the efforts of all Appalachian Trail volunteers! These extraordinary individuals donate 200,000 hours of work every year.

Volunteer Spotlight

Highlighting the contributions of Appalachian Trail volunteers who work in the field or behind the scenes to protect,
manage, and maintain the Trail and provide inspiration and education to others.

Judy McGuire

August 2017

Dan Firth

July 2017

Gail Lehman

June 2017

Pam Underhill and James Smyle

May 2017

Fred Tutman

March 2017

Diana Christopulos

February 2017

Ron Bungay

January 2017

Doug DeJarnette

December 2016

Kayla Carter

November 2016

Jim Fetig

October 2016

Tom Gorrill

August 2016

Ted Mowery

July 2016

Robert Snyder and Mary Berryhill

June 2016

Jay Dement

April 2016

Kathy Winters

March 2016

Jim Liptack

February 2016

Dewey Clark

January 2016

Steve Smith

October 2015

David & Pat Stelts

September 2015

Doug and Stacey Levin

August 2015
Appalachian Trail Recognition Programs

The NPS-Appalachian National Scenic Trail office (known as NPS-APPA) and the ATC have several programs available to recognize volunteers. Nominations are made through local A.T. maintaining clubs, A.T. Communities, and through work with ATC programs. 

A.T. Recognition Resources
Recognition Nomination Form

yearly volunteer recognition

in memoriam