What To Do: • Overview of Activities • The Appalachian Trail • Summary of Appalachian Trail Access Points • Shuttle Service • Background Facts • History of the AT • Hiking Tips • Trailfest in Hot Springs • Hostels in Hot Springs • Max Patch • Lemon Gap • Garenflo Gap • Hot Springs • Tanyard Gap • Allen Gap • Devils Fork Gap • Sams Gap
Trailfest in Hot Springs, North Carolina
Where better to celebrate the Appalachian Trail than in the town of Hot Springs, NC, where the AT runs right down the center of the town and crosses the third oldest river in the world–the French Broad River? Every year since 1995 in April, the town of Hot Springs holds its annual celebration–Trailfest. Celebrate the outdoors all weekend long in the only “trail town” on the AT.