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Support the preservation of Appalachian Trail history, and contribute to hikers, poets, and writers of the future.

The Earl Shaffer Foundation is dedicated to preservation of Appalachian Trail history, conservation of the Trail and the wildlife around it, and to community education that inspires generations of future hikers and naturalists. 

To support our work, please consider joining our general membership, making a tax-deductible donation, or becoming a patron!

Become a Member of the Earl Shaffer Foundation!

Make a tax-deductible donation to the Earl Shaffer Foundation!