The American Hiking Society is the only conservation-based, recreation organization in the United States. To see how hiking can benefit you, as well as the environment, take this quiz.
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Which was the first recreation organization in the U.S. based on conservation?
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When was it officially founded?
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Why was the society founded?
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Why did the establishment of a society concerned with hiking become necessary?
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What was the main difficulty in rallying support for a hiking society?
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Who was Paul Pritchard?
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What is the total length of trails in the United States?
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How many people declared that they walk for recreation?
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How does the society actually increase the popularity of hiking?
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How is the society funded?
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How much is annual membership?
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What does membership give you?
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What is the Volunteer Vacation program?
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What is the importance of this program?
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Do you know what the society's biggest event is?
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How many people participated in the first event?
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What is the purpose of the National Trails Fund?
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Do you know what legislation was defeated by the American Hiking Society in 1976?
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What was the HikeaNation?
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