The Appalachian Long Distance Hikers Association brings hikers and trails together
to enhance the hiking experience.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
Represent and promote the welfare of the Appalachian long distance hiking community;
Provide service in a cooperative spirit with other Appalachian hiking organizations;
Provide education on the use and preservation of Appalachian long distance trails;
Provide opportunities for interaction and camaraderie within the Appalachian long distance hiking community.