|By The Knoxville News-Sentinel, Tenn.|
|McClatchy-Tribune Information Services|
Early Settlers -- Their Heritage and Dialect,
Backpacking with Confidence:
Introduction to Spin-Casting and Spin-Fishing:
Elkmont -- Transition and Change:
The Light Show in the Smokies,
The photo contest asks participants to recognize that the A.T. is not only a footpath, but is also home to a vast array of wildlife and vegetation, scenery, unique people and special Trail communities. Contestants will submit a photograph of a favorite feature along the Trail. Photos may include people, places, scenery or more.
The top three photographers will each win a one-year membership to the ATC and will be featured in A.T. Journeys, the official magazine of the ATC.
Photo submissions will be accepted through
For a complete list of submission guidelines, rules and regulations, or to enter, visit www.appalachiantrail.org/2014photocontest.
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