Forest Trails Stewardship Bill Becomes Law

November 28, 2016 – Today President Obama signed the National Forest System Trails Stewardship Act (NFSTSA), a bill for which American Hiking Society and partner organizations American Horse Council, Back Country Horsemen of America, and the Wilderness Society, all …

Senate Passes Recreation Economy Bill

November 28, 2016 – American Hiking Society thanks the U.S. Senate for passing the Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016 this week. This bill was passed by the House of Representatives in mid-November. This legislation, once signed by …

Join Save the Redwoods League Outdoors on Green Friday

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

This Thanksgiving, I’m thankful for the access we have to some of the world’s most stunning public parks and reserves that traverse California’s majestic redwood forests, awe-inspiring coastal vistas, and …

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American Hiking Society seeks new Executive Director

 

With a new professional path for Greg Miller, American Hiking Society’s Board of Directors is looking for our next Executive Director.  Do you know someone who has a hikers heart and fits the qualifications below? Someone with proven leadership …

Volunteer Voices

It’s time for another volunteer feature! The bedrock of our stewardship programs is our dedicated and hardworking volunteers. We want to make sure their voices are heard and they remain the driving force behind the “on-the-ground” work that we are …

10 Best Hikes in Nevada

Don’t let Nevada’s Las Vegas reputation of bright desert lights and shady nightlife deter you from seeking out great hiking destinations. From remote desert treks to nature-filled vistas just outside of Las Vegas, if you’ve got hiking on the …

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Join Save the Redwoods League Outdoors on Green Friday

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

This Thanksgiving, I’m thankful for the access we have to some of the world’s most stunning public parks and reserves that traverse California’s majestic redwood forests, awe-inspiring coastal vistas, and truly unique cultural and historic sites. Save the Redwoods League …

Volunteer Voices

It’s time for another volunteer feature! The bedrock of our stewardship programs is our dedicated and hardworking volunteers. We want to make sure their voices are heard and they remain the driving force behind the “on-the-ground” work that we are able to accomplish. In the upcoming months we will be …

10 Best Hikes in Nevada

Don’t let Nevada’s Las Vegas reputation of bright desert lights and shady nightlife deter you from seeking out great hiking destinations. From remote desert treks to nature-filled vistas just outside of Las Vegas, if you’ve got hiking on the brain, Nevada is a must-stop. The trails that follow are …

An Altruistic Alternative for Spring Break

September 29, 2016 – A leader in volunteer tourism, American Hiking Society is inspiring the next generation of environmental stewards and offering millennials impactful, adventure-filled volunteer opportunities for their next spring break. Their just-released 2017 Alternative Break trip schedule is chock-full of service vacations geared specifically towards college student …

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