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40th_graphic_green_glow_webJoin American Hiking Society today and help build and maintain hiking trails, conserve America’s natural landscapes, and ensure that tomorrow’s hiking experience is even better than today’s.  Your membership will help us to protect the places you love to hike.

As a special thank you for sticking by our side and to celebrate our 40th Anniversary, we have partnered with some great outdoor brands to offer you new benefits as an American Hiking member.  Take advantage of discounts from LED Lenser, Buff, High Sierra, and other great sponsors! But hurry, this offer will only last throughout 2016!

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Membership Benefits

Hiker Level

When you join American Hiking Society at the Hiker Level -$40 – in honor of American Hiking’s 40th Anniversary, you become a member of the national hiking community and receive the following benefits:

  • The satisfaction that your’re helping protect the places you love to hike
  • American Hiker, our quarterly newsletter
  • Backpacker magazine (If already a subscriber, subscription will be extended by a year)
  • Discounted registration fees on Volunteer Vacations
  • $10 credit to Huckberry.com
  • 20% off discount code good on all products at Buffusa.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • 40% off discount code good on all products at Highsierra.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!

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Pathfinder Level

When you join American Hiking Society at the Pathfinder Level -$50, you become a member of the national hiking community and receive the following benefits:

  • The satisfaction that you’re helping protect the places you love to hike
  • American Hiker, our quarterly newsletter
  • Backpacker magazine (If already a subscriber, subscription will be extended by a year)
  • Discounted registration fees on Volunteer Vacations
  • $10 credit to Huckberry.com
  • 20% off discount code good on all products at Buffusa.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • 40% off discount code good on all products at Highsierra.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • PLUS 15% off year-round AHS Hiker Store discount

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Family Level

When you join American Hiking Society at the Family Level -$85, you become a member of the national hiking community and receive the following benefits:

  • The satisfaction that you’re helping protect the places you love to hike
  • American Hiker, our quarterly newsletter
  • Backpacker magazine (If already a subscriber, subscription will be extended by a year)
  • Discounted registration fees on Volunteer Vacations
  • $10 credit to Huckberry.com
  • 15% off year-round AHS store discount
  • 20% off discount code good on all products at Buffusa.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • 40% off discount code good on all products at Highsierra.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • PLUS Falcon Guide’s “Best Easy Day Hikes” (logo-ed with AHS’ Familes on Foot initiative) of your choice *LIMITED SUPPLY OF EACH REGION – get yours before we run out!

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Trail Leader Level

When you join American Hiking Society at the Trail Leader Level -$100, you become a member of the national hiking community and receive the following benefits:

  • The satisfaction that you’re helping to protect the places you love to hike
  • American Hiker, our quarterly newsletter
  • Backpacker magazine (If already a subscriber, subscription will be extended by a year)
  • Discounted registration fees on Volunteer Vacations
  • $10 credit to Huckberry.com
  • 15% off year-round AHS store discount
  • 20% off discount code good on all products  at Buffusa.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • 40% off discount code good on all products at Highsierra.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • PLUS 30% off at Therm-a-Rest

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Explorer Level

When you join American Hiking Society at the Explorer Level -$250, you become a member of the national hiking community and receive the following benefits:

  • The satisfaction that you’re helping protect the places you love to hike
  • American Hiker, our quarterly newsletter
  • Backpacker magazine (If already a subscriber, subscription will be extended by a year)
  • Discounted registration fees on Volunteer Vacations
  • $10 credit to Huckberry.com
  • 15% off year-round AHS store discount
  • 30% off at Therm-a-Rest
  • 20% off discount code good on all products  at Buffusa.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • 40% off discount code good on all products at Highsierra.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!

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President's Council

When you join American Hiking Society at the President’s Council Level -$500, you become a member of the national hiking community and receive the following benefits:

  • The satisfaction that you’re helping protect the places you love to hike
  • American Hiker, our quarterly newsletter
  • Backpacker magazine (If already a subscriber, subscription will be extended by a year)
  • Discounted registration fees on Volunteer Vacations
  • $10 credit to Huckberry.com
  • 15% off year-round AHS store discount
  • 30% off at Therm-a-Rest
  • 20% off discount code good on all products  at Buffusa.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • 40% off discount code good on all products at Highsierra.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • PLUS Recognition in printed Annual Report
  • PLUS Bi-Annual Presidential Progress Report

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Life Member

When you join American Hiking Society at the Life Member Level -$1000 ($1,500 for couples), you become a member of the national hiking community and receive the following benefits:

  • The satisfaction that you’re helping protect the places you love to hike
  • American Hiker, our quarterly newsletter
  • Backpacker magazine (If already a subscriber, subscription will be extended by a year)
  • Discounted registration fees on Volunteer Vacations
  • $10 credit to Huckberry.com
  • 15% off year-round AHS store discount
  • 30% off Therm-a-Rest
  • 20% off discount code good on all products  at Buffusa.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • 40% off discount code good on all products at Highsierra.com NEW BENEFIT for 2016 only!
  • Recognition in printed Annual Report
  • Bi-Annual Presidential Progress Report
  • PLUS One pair of Leki Trekking Poles
  • PLUS Funding at this level assists in the production of the NEW Annual State of America’s Trails Report to be released National Trails Day 2016

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