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Your Help is needed to Improve Access to the Trailhead to McAfee Knob

McAfee Knob one of the most photographed points on the Appalachian Trail Update- On 22 December 2020 a news release made by the Appalachian Trail Conservancy that the efforts of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy ( ATC ),  The Conservation Fund, and the Roanoke Appalachian Trail Club ( RATC ) have made acquisition of almost 600 acres to permanently protect and help preserve the iconic views of McAfee Knob and to improve trail access.These properties build upon the Hogan hollow tract which was acquired in 2019. The 8 acres adjacent to the McAfee Knob trailhead was also acquired and hope is that this property will improve visitors experience.  Head over to  Appalachian Trail Conservancy  t o read the full news release.  What great news to hear before the end of 2020! When I wrote this post I didn't have and idea of the bigger effort to protect and preserve these properties for future trail users. This not only provides a better access and user experience but also supports outdo

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