Loading... Please wait...

Blog

Save 20% during the Ultimate A.T. Store Summer Solstice Sale ☀️

Posted

Use coupon code "NSSKS" and save!

Summer along the Appalachian Trail officially starts today, and so does our week-long sale — get 20% off on all regularly priced items* throughout the Ultimate Appalachian Trail Store!

We have almost a dozen new items for the season, led by a handful of Wild East products, from a  T-shirt and magnet drawn from the exclusive Wild East poster to a trucker’s cap and water bottle that show your support of the A.T. and the Wild East.

And the standards — from  guidebooks and mapsmugs, and even the 2020 A.T. Calendar — are in full stock as well.

Stop by, stay a while, and enjoy the savings until Friday, June 28 — it’s summertime in the backcountry! At check-out, use coupon code "NSSKS" to claim your savings.

START SHOPPING

Happy summer!

P.S. - Remember, all proceeds at the Ultimate Appalachian Trail Store go toward ATC’s conservation and information programs to enhance the A.T. experience!


ATC Staff Picks

Wild East Water Bottle

$18.50

$14.80
with coupon code

ATC 2020 Calendar 

$14.99

$11.99
with coupon code

Best of the A.T. - Day Hikes    

$18.95

$15.16
with coupon code

Wild East Trucker's Cap

$20.00

$16.00
with coupon code


*While supplies last. Coupon code applies only to regularly priced items and does not apply to sale or clearance items. Coupon code does not apply to taxes or shipping/handling fees. All offers are subject to availability and selection may vary. Prices are subject to change.

Ultimate A.T. Gift Guide 2018

This year, give your friends and family amazing gifts and support the Trail at the same time. We have the Ultimate Appalachian Trail Store gifts for every budget. All net proceeds from your purchases go toward volunteer-centered conservation of the Appalachian Trail, its surrounding lands, and the experience of enjoying them. Want to come up with your own ideas? [...]

Read More »


The Last 2 Miles

The Last 2 MilesCopyright 2018, Appalachian Trail ConservancyA continuous Appalachian Trail from Maine to Georgia should have been pronounced open, under ATC Chairman Myron H. Avery’s schedule, in 1936. By that time, he had walked and measured every step of the scouted or constructed route and become the first “2,000 miler” on the footpath.One mile remained between Davenport Gap and the [...]

Read More »


Walking with Spring

Walking with Spring/”The Long Cruise”Copyright 2018, Appalachian Trail ConservancyThe bit of Appalachian Trail history that was made in 1948 was the appearance of the first “thru-hiker,” Earl V. Shaffer of York Springs, Pennsylvania, who reported completing the entire 2,050 miles in an uninterrupted backpacking trip beginning April 4 and ending August 5. Shaffer had lost his closest friend while they were [...]

Read More »


Farmer Family

Wouldn’t it be great if, instead of sitting on hard classroom chairs, children could learn from nature and hard work? This year, one family will do just that. In January, we had the chance to interview Christen Farmer, who will be taking four of her children, ages 17- to 11-years-old, on the Appalachian Trail for [...]

Read More »


Celebrating America's Hiking Trails

This December we are celebrating the 30th anniversary of naming The Ultimate Appalachian Trail Store®. There is no better way to celebrate than by spotlighting four spectacular books about America's hiking trails. It doesn't hurt that the Appalachian Trail is prominent in three of the four books!  The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) is proud to have copublished [...]

Read More »


Repurpose Your Old Maps

If you're like us, you have a stash of old, outdated Appalachian Trail maps scattered around your house. For America Recycles Day, we decided to break out those old maps and find a new use for them. It doesn't hurt that we got to do a little DIY magic. Take a look below for inspiration on [...]

Read More »


Ultimate A.T. Gift Guide 2017

This year, give your friends and family amazing gifts and support the Trail at the same time. We have the Ultimate Appalachian Trail gifts for every budget, and all net proceeds from your purchases go toward volunteer-centered preservation of the Appalachian Trail, its surrounding lands, and the experience of enjoying them. Plus.... Don't miss out on [...]

Read More »


Mona Lisa Flip Flop

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) defines a thru-hike as completing the entire Appalachian Trail in 12 months or less. Each year more people attempt a thru-hike, and increasingly, hikers are choosing to start somewhere in the middle of the Trail. Generally, these alternative itineraries offer a gradual progression from easier to more difficult terrain and [...]

Read More »


Safety on the Appalachian Trail

Fall is here and the temperatures are dropping. As you pull out your fall and winter hiking gear, remember that hunting season is also upon us. Hunting is allowed near the Trail along portions of the 2,000-plus miles and 14 states the Trail traverses. Hunting season laws and schedules vary between states. The ATC suggests [...]

Read More »



Sign up to our newsletter

Recent Updates