Updated June 16, 2020: FLT staff and members of our Board of Managers are monitoring the situation carefully and are following the guidance of the CDC as well as recommendations from the DEC and State Parks. For detailed information on recommended trail usage and cancelled/rescheduled FLTC events please see our COVID-19 FAQ.
For five consecutive years, thousands of North Country Trail users have signed up for and completed the annual Hike 100 Challenge. Each year this free challenge renews but the rules remain the same: Hike any 100 miles on the North Country National Scenic Trail between January 1 and December 31.
If you are already a member add the FREE “Paid-Up Membership” to your cart when you check out. This will ensure you receive your membership discount on checkout and will create your member account. The office will verify your membership and assign the correct membership type (e.g. Individual, Family, etc.) to your account.
Not a member yet? You can add a membership and get the discounts; and you will be supporting the FLT.
The 2020 Volunteer Hours Census is ready now. Go to this page to report your hours
The Finger Lakes Trail Conference is excited to announce the 2021 FLT50 Challenge! Register online, complete 50 miles on the FLT before the end of the year, record and submit your mileage, and we’ll reward you with an awesome FLT50 patch and sticker.
2020 Cross-County Hike Series
The Finger Lakes Trail’s Cross-County Hike Series for 2020 has been postponed. The series will resume next year in Cortland County. Registrants for the 2020 series have the option of deferring to either 2021 in Cortland County of 2022 in Tompkins County.