Benton MacKaye Trail Association


The BMTA Today

Governed by a 14-member Board of Directors, the primary work of the Benton MacKaye Trail Association today is to maintain and to promote the Benton MacKaye Trail.


As of June 27, 2021, the BMTA has over 690 members who share a love for the outdoors as well as the objectives of: preserving, protecting and defending the Benton MacKaye Trail —“… leaving a footpath for generations to follow”.

Trail Maintenance

BMTA volunteers maintain the now 287.6 mile long trail in Georgia, Tennessee and North Carolina. In fiscal 2020, volunteers turned in over 6,860.5 hours maintaining the trail!

PO Box 6
Cherry Log, GA 30522
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