ATC Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers' Companion, 2014One of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy's best-selling books, the Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers' Companion provides the most up-to-date information—like changes in mileages and facilities—to help thru-hikers and section-hikers alike get the most out of their time on the Trail.
- The Companion is a collaboration between the Appalachian Long Distance Hikers Association (ALDHA) and ATC that offers a south-to-north perspective of the Trail and provides detailed maps and extensive information on town services along the Trail
- Includes new and updated maps, professionally crafted elevation profiles, illustrations, equipment-makers' toll-free numbers, and post office hours
- Edited by Robert "Sly" Sylvester, with research by more than three dozen thru-hiker volunteers in 14 states; backed by first-hand information from the Trail's volunteer and staff maintainers and managers
- 2014 edition, 312 pages
- 6 x 9 in.