This award is designed to promote the individual’s awareness of the Cumberland Trail and result in good personal fitness habits. The 50-miler award is presented to the individual who meets the following requirements:
Hike 50 miles of the Cumberland Trail; hikes may be of any length, and there is no time limit to accumulating the 50 miles. However, no segment can be repeated.
Record the hikes, hiking dates, mileage, and condition of trail.
Complete a minimum of 10 hours of service work. This can include maintenance on trail, campsites, bridges, signing, or other approved projects by the Cumberland Trails Conference (CTC).
Boy/Girl Scouts & Youth Groups must complete the additional requirements:
Help schedule the hikes with your leader, including logistics, gear preparation, and recruitment.
The individual’s leader shall also sign the log, vouching for the individual’s participation.
CTC 50 Mile Patch
Awards: Patch and Certificate
Upon completion of the requirements and receipt of the application and $5.00 fee, each participant will be awarded a 50-Miler Patch and a certificate.