The Appalachian Trail Chaplaincy is a ministry of the Holston Conference, United Methodist Church.
For more information
Contact Alan Ashworth
Appalachian Trail Chaplain
Support the ministry
Make check to “Holston Conference” with “Appalachian Trail Chaplaincy” on the memo line. Mail to: ATOM, P.O. Box 203, Bastian, VA 24314.
For information about sponsoring sections of the trail, contact Alan Ashworth at firstname.lastname@example.org or (276) 688-6151.
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"United Methodists send first chaplain to hike 2,200-mile Appalachian Trail"
For the past 10 springs, three tiny churches offered free home-cooked breakfasts and other friendly services to Appalachian Trail "thru hikers" passing their portion of southwest Virginia. This year, the ministry moves out on the legendary trail with...