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Lindsay Wriston: Hike 100 Finisher

“As a doctor, I have seen first-hand the strain the pandemic has had on our community and I am glad that people are turning to the outdoors to benefit their mental and physical health.” Lindsay Wriston from Battle Creek, Michigan, completed her Hike 100 Challenge in July. Lindsay hiked most of her miles in Michigan’s […]

Jones Hill Project: Trail Project Highlight

We are excited to partner with the ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club) in developing new sections of the Trail in the Eastern Adirondacks. The Jones Hill project is a multi-year effort to construct new trail in Hoffman Notch Wilderness and relocate the NCT to a sustainable, off-road trail. This project has been a collaborative effort of […]

2020 NCTA Award Winners

NCTA Honors Volunteers in Annual Awards Ceremony The North Country Trail Association honored noteworthy volunteers for their dedication to the support and development of the North Country National Scenic Trail. The Annual Awards ceremony took place as part of the organization’s Virtual Celebration with volunteers in attendance from across the 8-state region. Volunteers are the […]