Youth

Fifteen scholarships available for youth interested in National Trails System leadership

Fifteen youth scholarships are available for this summer’s National Scenic and Historic Trails Conference in Franklin, TN from June 27th-July 1st, 2015. Join PCTA, the PNTS and many other organizations in the National Trails System.

In order to encourage young adults to become more involved in the National Trails System, ... Read more

Engaging the next generation on the PCT

Last week, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell issued a Secretarial Order to expand programs that connect America’s young people to the great outdoors.

We’re heavily involved with connecting youth to the great outdoors. In 2013, 39% of the PCT’s 81,000 trail maintenance volunteer hours were accomplished by partnerships, youth ... Read more

Photo by: Nathaniel Middleton