About the Cumberland Gap Trail Alliance

How Can We Help?

Volunteer Opportunities

Join us in making a difference on the trails! Whether you’re a seasoned hiker, kayaker, cyclist or new to the outdoors, there are plenty of opportunities to volunteer and contribute to the maintenance and development of the Cumberland Gap trails and waterways. Get involved, meet like-minded individuals, and leave a lasting impact on the natural beauty of the region.

Trail Stewardship

Be a part of preserving the natural beauty of the Cumberland Gap trails. Our trail stewardship programs offer training and resources for individuals and groups interested in learning how to maintain and protect the trails. By becoming a trail steward, you will play a crucial role in ensuring that these trails remain safe and enjoyable for everyone to explore.

Community Outreach

Engage with local communities and help us spread the word about the Cumberland Gap region’s trails. Through community outreach, we aim to foster connections, raise awareness, and promote the benefits of outdoor recreation. Join us in organizing events, volunteer opportunities, workshops, and educational programs to inspire others to discover and appreciate the natural and historic wonders of the region.

Educational Programs

Discover, learn, and explore with our educational programs designed to deepen your understanding of the natural and cultural heritage surrounding the Cumberland Gap. From guided nature walks to historical presentations, our diverse range of educational activities offers something for everyone. Join us in cultivating a greater appreciation for the rich history and ecological significance of the region.

Trail Expansion

Embark on the journey of expanding outdoor recreation opportunities in the Cumberland Gap region. Our trail expansion initiatives aim to create new pathways, enhance connectivity, and improve access to the stunning natural landscapes. Join us in shaping the future of outdoor exploration by contributing to the development and expansion of trail networks for the enjoyment of present and future generations.

Donations Welcome

Support our mission and make a lasting impact through your generous donations. Your contributions will directly fund the maintenance, improvement, and conservation efforts for the Cumberland Gap trails. Every donation, no matter the size, plays a vital role in ensuring the sustainability and accessibility of these cherished outdoor spaces. Join us in preserving the natural beauty of the region for all to enjoy.