Our Stories

Inclusion is a Core Value of the NCTA

  A Letter from the Executive Director and Board President The North Country National Scenic Trail has the potential to transform lives – a place to disconnect and be free to roam, free to breathe, quiet the mind and heal the heart. It’s played a transformative role in our lives and everyone deserves that same […]

NCTA Volunteer Responsibly: Video

  “We’re so happy you’re getting back to work on the North Country Trail. Over the past few months, we’ve pulled together a group of Chapter leaders, volunteers, partners and other folks across the Trail to help us develop this set of guidelines. These guidelines are designed to keep you safe, happy and healthy while […]

Steinberg Family: Hike 100 Challenge

“We love that it gives our family an attainable goal and that it promotes togetherness on the Trail.” The Steinberg family of four (plus a couple four-legged companions) from Rochester, Minnesota completed their Hike 100 Challenge this April, having taken advantage of the #hikefromhome rule change NCTA issued due to the Coronavirus pandemic. “Sam loves […]