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Come join The Wilderness Society, American Hiking Society, and hundreds of trails supporters to “Hike the Hill” in Washington, D.C., on Monday, Feb. 22 at 9 a.m.
The American Hiking Society is sponsoring a fabulous event to celebrate our national trails: Hundreds of trail supporter will be gathering at the Lincoln Memorial and “hiking the hill” to the steps of the U.S. Capitol Building to show our passion and commitment to our national system of trails and treasured landscapes. This hike up the National Mall will promote:
- The contributions and commitment of our national community of trails and hiking enthusiasts and their conservation partners who work tirelessly to promote, protect and maintain our national system of trails
- The countless benefits trails provide to conservation of our treasured landscapes, to our community and individual health (economic and otherwise), and to the development of a new generation of engaged, educated and enthusiastic youth stewards and volunteers.
Date: Monday, Feb. 22nd
Time: 9 a.m. – noon
Location: Gather on the east steps of the Lincoln Memorial, beginning at 8:30 a.m.
If you want to get even more involved, advocacy trainings are also being held the Saturday and Sunday before. For more information, visit the AHS website.