Appalachian Trail Days 2016 - Damascus, VA

Event type: 
Awareness Workshops
Date: 
Friday, May 13, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, May 15, 2016 (All day)
Event Street Address: 
208 W Laurel Ave Damascus, Virginia 24236
Damascus
Virginia
24236
Description: 

The annual Trail Days festival in Damascus is the largest yearly event celebrating the Appalachian Trail. This town of around 800 residents swells to host about 10,000 visitors each May. The majority of northbound thru-hikers get off the Trail and make their way to Damascus for the festival, along with previous-year hikers, aspiring hikers, and A.T. enthusiasts of all stripes.

 

Host Contact Name: 
Anne Maio, Mt. Rogers Appalachian Trail Club
Host Email: