There are two classes of certificates available for this event: the Trail Companion certificate, and the Expedition Partner certificate.
Both certificates will be available to order once you have met the requirements for the certificate. You can check your progress on the My Progress page.
Certificates are available either as an emailed PDF, or as a high-quality, printed paper certificate that will be shipped to you. Both types of certificate will cost $5, but the print version will also have a $3.50 printing and shipping fee that will bring its total cost to $8.50.
If one or more states have confirmed your contact, you will quality to receive the Trail Companion certificate.
Once all 16 states have confirmed your qsos, you will be eligible to receive the Expedition Partner certificate.