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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
Our First 50: Laissez les Bons Temps Rouler

Our First 50: Laissez les Bons Temps Rouler

Our first week was a blast! We’ve covered about 50 miles and are now into Massachusetts. Connecticut was absolutely gorgeous and nicer than expected. Very lush with lots of amazing views...

Jun 10, 2018 : Paul Monsen
Gear Review: AKU Tengu Low GTX

Gear Review: AKU Tengu Low GTX

North American website and at online or through distributors mainly on the

Jun 7, 2018 : Hugh Owen
Decisions, Decisions. Some Easy, Some Hard

Decisions, Decisions. Some Easy, Some Hard

I’m leaving in less than 30 hours and still working through last-minute decisions. Some decisions were easy. Rain pants or rain kilt. No brainer. I’ve never had an opportunity to...

Jun 1, 2018 : Paul Monsen
Hiking SOBO and Meeting the Crowd Head-On

Hiking SOBO and Meeting the Crowd Head-On

“Why are you hiking the AT?” The question of all questions, am I right? There have been many different answers I’ve heard, but there have also been times when people...

May 23, 2018 : tori ann
Restful Days at Home, Recharging Body and Soul

Restful Days at Home, Recharging Body and Soul

I am standing in the field behind my parents' house, watching their small, brown pup race in wide, looping arcs through late afternoon sunlight. A rescue from some unknown southern...

May 16, 2018 : Evan Johnson
Hikers Hike Unless There’s a Really Good Hostel

Hikers Hike Unless There’s a Really Good Hostel

"Lord, set me a path by the side of the road, I pray this be a part of your plan, Then heap on the burden & pile on the load,...

May 14, 2018 : Cheryl and Ray Galli
87-Year-Old “Pappy” Attempting to Become the Oldest Appalachian Trail Thru-Hiker

87-Year-Old “Pappy” Attempting to Become the Oldest Appalachian Trail Thru-Hiker

On March 3, 2018, Victor "Pappy" Kubilius set out from Springer Mountain, GA, for a hike that is set to go into the AT record books. If he finishes, it...

Apr 26, 2018 : Bloodhound