Arizona Trail Centennial Adventure
A Premier Arizona Centennial Event
September 15 Ė October 31, 2011
Itís For Everyone Ė Hikers, Equestrians, Mountain Bikers, and Trail Runners
Clubs, Employee Groups, Families and Friends are welcome
Be a part of a multi-group effort to cross the entire 800+ mile AZT over a 6
week period from September 15 to October 31, 2011. This unique outdoor
Arizona Centennial celebration is ideal for your active club, employee group,
friends and family to enjoy the Arizona National Scenic Trail.
No fee to participate
Traverse a few Arizona Trail (AZT) miles or 800 miles Ė your group decides
You choose from 100 AZT sections from Mexico to Utah
You form the group
You choose the mode Ė foot, pedal or hoof
You choose the date
Groups recognized on the ATCA Epicenter page
Progress tracked by SPOT
Every groupís name, size and optional contact information will be proudly
recognized at the ATCA Epicenter web page.
SPOT Ė all groups are encouraged to use a SPOT tracking device. SPOT
is a satellite GPS messenger device that provides real-time location tracking
over the web (using Google Earth). For more information, go to our
After trip completion, pictures and short reports are encouraged so they
may be shared with the media, other groups and the public. Details can be found
on our ATCA event report page.
Specially designed ATCA event t-shirts can be purchased at our
A FEW BASIC RULES
ATCA is for groups
A group must include at least 4 people
Groups must complete their trip on their selected date
If your groupís date or plans change, let us know
Groups are entirely responsible for planning and carrying out their trip
All registrations must be submitted online before August 31, 2011
Registration is closed.
Arizona Trail Centennial Adventure Signature Ride, Run and Hike Kick-Off Event
- Saturday, September 24, 9:30 AM at Mormon Lake Lodge.
Join in the ATAís tribute to Arizonaís Centennial by spending a few hours
on the nearby Arizona Trail. Bring your ATCA group or join another to traverse
the AZT near Mormon Lake. Please provide your own water and snacks for the
trail. Attend the Kick Off so that all ATCA trail users enjoy the trail
together in the best possible way!
Your registered ATCA group will be contacted after August 31 to confirm
which groups will attend the kick off. And, the ATCA Kick Off Signature
Event will be held during the Arizona Trail Associationís Rendezvous weekend
Ė all ATCA groups are welcome to register and attend the Rendezvous (itís
a separate registration and fee to attend the Rendezvous).