Sam Henegar's 2014 documentary and tribute to A.T. volunteers – a five-year labor of love – not only captures today's footpath and culture but also presents rarely seen ATC archival film clips of the Trail's founders, including one of Benton MacKaye's last interviews.
Also available on DVD.
From the back cover:
The Appalachian Trail: An American Legacy brings to the screen all four seasons of stunning natural beauty offered by the Appalachian landscape. Interviews with a variety of hikers focus on the simplicity of trail life, human relationships, and the psychic rewards of hiking.
See the AT’s rich history come to life with never before broadcast footage and photography from a wide variety of sources including the Appalachian Trail Conservancy’s archives.
Hear from anchors within the AT community as they reveal the AT’s uncommon characteristics. From its volunteer tradition to its “body and soul” management philosophy, The Appalachian Trail: An American Legacy shows the unique nature of America’s most cherished footpath.
BluRay; 55 minutes.
Sam Henegar. 2014.
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