Working together, we can protect the places you love to hike.
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Join 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.
You can give a one-time membership gift or join our Summit Club and donate monthly. Small, affordable donations add big muscle to American Hiking Society.
Frequently Asked Questions
The Alliance of Hiking Organizations
American Hiking Society’s Alliance of Hiking Organizations is a network of trail groups, hiking clubs, land trusts and other organizations working to promote and protect hiking trails, trail lands, and the hiking experience. American Hiking Society and its Alliance are the primary force in pressing for increased funding for trails and protecting places special to hikers.
Dan Holz, Osprey
"L.L.Bean encourages people to be good stewards of the environment. We applaud American Hiking Society’s efforts to establish, protect, and maintain America’s foot trails. We are proud to sponsor the National Trails Fund, to support a variety of projects at the local level with much-needed resources.”
Janet Wyper, Community Relations Manager, L.L.Bean
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Gifts in Honor or Memory
If you would like to make a gift to American Hiking Society in honor or memory of a friend or loved one, please contact Heather Klein Olson, Senior Director of Development at 301-565-6704 x 701 or [email protected]. She will be happy to assist you.
Gift of Stock or Appreciated Securities
Please contact Heather Klein Olson, Senior Director of Development at 301-565-6704 x 701 or [email protected] for information on how you can give a donation of stock or appreciated securities to American Hiking Society.
Bequests and estate planning options
Please consider including American Hiking Society in your will. Please contact Heather Klein Olson, Senior Director of Development at 301-565-6704 x 701 or [email protected] for more information on how you can experience the rewards of making a planned gift.
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