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AT 8: Connecticut… Connecting the Footsteps

AT 8: Connecticut… Connecting the Footsteps

As always, a compilation video and photos of the state follow this update! Connecticut In terms of miles, Connecticut, comprising 51 miles, barely makes an appearance on the 2189.8 mile...

Nov 6, 2017 : Koty Sapp
Pfft!  What was that?  Connecticut!

Pfft!  What was that?  Connecticut!

With only about 50 miles, Connecticut went by fast. It was a beautiful state with many gentle hills. A lot of up and down, but none of it severe or

Aug 17, 2015 : George
Crossing Into Connecticut & Reflections On Our Home State

Crossing Into Connecticut & Reflections On Our Home State

Yesterday we crossed into Connecticut. We completed Massachusetts over 7 days, including a zero day at Upper Goose Pond.   Into Connecticut  Having hiked so much in Massachusetts,

Aug 12, 2015 : George
Rhode Island North South Trail: 78 Miles From the Atlantic Ocean to Massachusetts

Rhode Island North South Trail: 78 Miles From the Atlantic Ocean to Massachusetts

Basic Info Length: 78+ miles Location: Rhode Island, USA Trail Type: End-to-end Time to thru-hike: Allow about five days Scenery: The trail runs north from the Atlantic Ocean. It traverses

Jan 23, 2018 : Smokebeard
Appalachian Trail Map: 32 Damn Good Reasons to Hike the AT

Appalachian Trail Map: 32 Damn Good Reasons to Hike the AT

The above Appalachian Trail Map was put together by talented designer, thru-hiker, and Trek Blogger AWOL's 2016 guide. Minor changes in landmark mileages are to be expected as the trail is...

Jan 19, 2018 : The Editors
Shutterbug’s Favorite (and Least Favorite) Places to Stay on the Appalachian Trail

Shutterbug’s Favorite (and Least Favorite) Places to Stay on the Appalachian Trail

Note: The opinions in this post are completely my own and not that of The Trek.  In 2017 I hiked around 1500 miles of the Appalachian Trail. During that time...

Jan 8, 2018 : Kirsten Fraude
The 2017 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hiker Survey: General Hiker Stats

The 2017 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hiker Survey: General Hiker Stats

Each fall, The Trek conducts an in-depth survey of long-distance hikers on the Appalachian Trail (AT), this time surveying the class of 2017. We have several posts to come on...

Nov 29, 2017 : Mariposa
5 Reasons I’m Thankful My AT Hike Didn’t Go As Planned

5 Reasons I’m Thankful My AT Hike Didn’t Go As Planned

I set out to complete a flip-flop thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail this year, but wound up hiking only 567 miles, a little over ¼ of the trail.  I first...

Nov 23, 2017 : Kate Gewehr
AT 7: Fall In Massachusetts

AT 7: Fall In Massachusetts

Fall foliage photos & one amazing video for Massachusetts follow this update Fall Continued... Last time I left you, my slightly intrigued audience, I had just finished Vermont and had

Oct 30, 2017 : Koty Sapp
AT 6: Vermont… What Happened To “Vermud”

AT 6: Vermont… What Happened To “Vermud”

Photos and a video showcasing Vermont’s fall foliage follow this blog update Vermud? Vermud is a term we have heard quite a lot during our thru hike. It is a...

Oct 24, 2017 : Koty Sapp