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Michelob ULTRA partners with American Hiking Society to make access to the outdoors superior

‘Superior Trails’ Program Searches Nationwide for Trails in Need and
Culminates in Online Vote to Award Two $25,000 Grants
NEW YORK (Sept. 1, 2015) – Michelob ULTRA, a Superior Light Beer, is tapping the American Hiking Society (AHS) for a toast …

American Hiking Seeking Fall Interns

American Hiking Society is seeking two organized, self-starters to assist with their volunteer programs, development, membership, and outreach efforts this fall/winter. The ideal candidate will be a college student or recent graduate who is seeking an internship that will …

LWCF State-side Funds Announced

August 13, 2015 – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today announced $42 million in funding to states to promote outdoor recreation and conservation. The funding, distributed to all 50 states, territories and the District of Columbia, comes …

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From Hikers to Heroes: Citizen Scientists Are Saving the World

By : Sam Hodder, President & CEO, Save the Redwoods League

For many of us, time on the trail is a treasured respite from the constant connectedness of our day-to-day lives; a chance to get away from technology and be …

Volunteer Vacations

We all love vacations. We work long hours to earn those few precious days of freedom with family and friends.

I personally love to grab my pack and hit the trail the moment I can, preferably to a state or …

Learning through Alternative Breaks

By: Meghan Foley, American Hiking Society Intern

When I was researching American Hiking Society during my internship application process, I was excited to learn about their alternative break program and its focus on environmental stewardship and trail conservation. This was …

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Help Promote Your Favorite Trail

This spring American Hiking Society will be joining our federal partners as we celebrate all the places where Americans enjoy the outdoors. AHS’s trails promos, complimentary to the larger National Park Service “Find Your Park” movement, will seek to get Americans thinking about all the places they can get …

National Trails Day 2015

National Trails Day® 2015 brought more than 176,000 Americans outside to explore trails in all 50 states, Washington, DC, Puerto Rico, and Canada.  Whether it was hiking, biking, horseback riding, or trail running, National Trails Day 2015 enabled thousands of outdoor enthusiasts to get out and explore America’s trails, …

AHS and Michelob Ultra Offer Trail Grants for Superior Trails

SILVER SPRING, MD – July 22, 2015 –With the launch of the Michelob Ultra Superior Trails grant program, American Hiking Society and Michelob Ultra have teamed up to grant two trail organizations $25,000 each to help build and maintain superior hiking trails. Each grant will help address the colossal …

The North Face Awards American Hiking Society’s Alternative Break Program with Explore Fund Grant

SILVER SPRING, MD- July 9, 2015 – The North Face announced American Hiking Society as a winner of the 2015 Explore Fund grant for its Alternative Break program, a college focused environmental stewardship program that connects youth to the outdoors through service, conservation, and fun.

“We are thrilled that The …

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From Hikers to Heroes: Citizen Scientists Are Saving the World

By : Sam Hodder, President & CEO, Save the Redwoods League

For many of us, time on the trail is a treasured respite from the constant connectedness of our day-to-day lives; a chance to get away from technology and be unreachable for a while. But there are many who see …

Volunteer Vacations

We all love vacations. We work long hours to earn those few precious days of freedom with family and friends.

I personally love to grab my pack and hit the trail the moment I can, preferably to a state or national park with no cell phone service. As I walk …

Learning through Alternative Breaks

By: Meghan Foley, American Hiking Society Intern

When I was researching American Hiking Society during my internship application process, I was excited to learn about their alternative break program and its focus on environmental stewardship and trail conservation. This was a welcome coincidence, since I have a large soft spot …

Membership Spotlight: Patty McLaughlin

Patty McLaughlin has been a member of American Hiking Society since 2006 and has participated in 5 different Volunteer Vacations trips!  We at American Hiking love staying in touch and connecting with members to see why trails and the American Hiking Society are so important to them.

Q: What is your …

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