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Around Ohio Again!

  Around Ohio Again! Richard Morgan’s Third Buckeye Trail Circuit By Halle Dray This article was featured in the Summer 2021 issue of the Buckeye Trail Association’s Trailblazer magazine and permission to publish it on NCTA channels was provided by the Buckeye Trail Association (BTA). Minor edits have been made to this version to accommodate […]

The Great North Dakota Beaver Rescue of 2021

  “With each Chapter visit, I was met by beautiful landscapes, dedicated volunteers, and energizing hikes. It was a great visit, but never in my wildest dreams would I have imagined being a part of a beaver rescue.” Nancy Brozek, NCTA Director of Development and Communications, recently visited North Dakota to meet with our Chapters […]

Heather Werderman: NCT Long Distance Hikers

  Heather Werderman Rochester Hills, Mich. Central patch + all state and mileage rockers, including Mackinac Bridge, and the End-to-End Hike rocker and certificate. She is the 20th person to complete the North Country Trail on foot. I did not grow up in a hiking or particularly outdoorsy family. Until I was an adult I’m […]