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I Decided to Skip Georgia, and Maybe You Should Too

I Decided to Skip Georgia, and Maybe You Should Too

For my 23rd birthday I made my almost annual pilgrimage to the North Georgia mountains with my dad. He had never been on a backpacking trip, and with him joining...

Jan 2, 2019 : Jack Paulk
How My Thru-Hike Ended-Georgia

How My Thru-Hike Ended-Georgia

Georgia (Nov. 10 - Nov. 14) 78 miles, five days It was an extremely long five days in the 14th and final state. Crossing into Georgia immediately meant the finish line was near...

Dec 4, 2018 : Jenni Thompson
Section Tested in Georgia, Then on to a Thru-Hike

Section Tested in Georgia, Then on to a Thru-Hike

Feb. 10, 2018 The forecast called for a mix of snow, sleet, and thunderstorms. All weekend. It was the last section I needed to finish my hike of the Appalachian...

Aug 19, 2018 : Ashley Samuel
Georgia, Georgia, Georgia! You Were Spectacular

Georgia, Georgia, Georgia! You Were Spectacular

How time flies! Seems like it was just a few days ago that I was sitting in my flat studying for exams and wistfully daydreaming about the trail. But now...

May 18, 2018 : Meghan Costello
Yes, I Am Out of Georgia!

Yes, I Am Out of Georgia!

Two months, a few states, and 1,000 miles later... Starting on the trail I thought I’d be more likely to update regularly, but I should’ve known by my study habits...

May 5, 2018 : Cori Keatts
Georgia Rules to Hike By

Georgia Rules to Hike By

video here. Needless to say, I met that hiker and he's now going stoveless. It's not just about knowing how to use your gear, but knowing how to make the...

Apr 22, 2018 : Liz Syster
Thanks for the Lessons, Georgia

Thanks for the Lessons, Georgia

As I crossed the Georgia border into North Carolina, I smiled and let out a little whoop of excitement. I'd done it - made it through my first state on...

Apr 1, 2018 : Audrey Payne
Georgia Flies by with Plenty of Trail Magic

Georgia Flies by with Plenty of Trail Magic

Day One (15.3 miles) Springer Mountain to Justus Creek My wife and the dogs dropped me off at the Springer parking lot around 10:45, and they waited as I ran...

Mar 30, 2018 : (Champ) Dan Coy
Lessons Learned from Georgia and Looking Ahead to the Next 13

Lessons Learned from Georgia and Looking Ahead to the Next 13

With one state done, it’s time to look at what has worked, what hasn’t, and what this journey has meant so far. Gear list 2.0 In our earlier gear posts,...

Mar 27, 2018 : Cheryl and Ray Galli
Georgia, Tougher than Imagined

Georgia, Tougher than Imagined

You are not ready for Georgia. The AT in Georgia is a 79-mile sufferfest and falls in line with a tradition of embrace the suck. The temperature ranges from below...

Mar 25, 2018 : Ryne Tobar