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Protecting Trails: Current News and Issues
The largest ever Hike the Hill® brought 123 hikers and trail organization representatives to Washington, D.C. to advocate before congress and the federal government for trail programs and public lands. AHS NextGen Trail Leaders joined trail organizations from the Partnership…Read More
The inaugural class of AHS NextGen Trail Leaders brings together rising stars in the outdoor community from all walks of life and across the country. Through AHS, NextGen Trail Leaders will be the voice of young hikers and speak out…Read More
Your Voice Matters: Why Are Public Lands Worth Protecting? Patrick Hendry Our public lands are at risk. President Trump and Interior Secretary Zinke have already acted to shrink Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments and plans are moving forward…Read More