Nelson County A.T. Community Trail Days
As part of their Appalachian Trail Community program, Nelson County along with the Old Dominion Appalachian Trail Club (ODATC), the Tidewater Appalachian Trail Club (TATC), the Natural Bridge Appalachian Trail Club (NBATC), and Devils’ Backbone Brewery will be hosting an event for National Trails Day on Saturday, June 1st, 2013. This event will be held outside on the grounds of the Devils’ Backbone Brewery in Roseland, VA. The address is:
Devils Backbone Basecamp Brewpub
200 Mosbys Run
Roseland, VA 22967
Located in Nelson County at the Crossroads Rt 151 & Rt 664
This event will include:
- Hikes sponsored by the AT Clubs
- Exhibits and training booths from each AT Club & ATC
- Shuttles from and to the AT for Thru and Section Hikers
- Camping on-site for Thru-Hikers
- Kids Table - coloring books, tattoos, etc.
- And booths for vendors
Information on this event will be advertised at Trail Days in Damascus, VA, and also by the Nelson County Department of Tourism and the AT Clubs. Various other outdoor organizations are also being asked to participate.
This could prove to be the beginning of a premier trail event! Held at the right time, place, and with great sponsorship!
Please contact David Grimes (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you are interested in volunteering to lead a hike, man a booth, or be a shuttle driver for this event.