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Forest Service Reopens AT Trailheads in Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia

Forest Service Reopens AT Trailheads in Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia

Appalachian Trail trailheads and access points in four national forests in Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia will reopen on May 22. In a statement here, the US Forest Service...

May 21, 2020 : Hugh Owen
Hiking with Six Kids Better be Easier Than Getting Them to Georgia

Hiking with Six Kids Better be Easier Than Getting Them to Georgia

My plan from the beginning was to drive to Georgia. My husband was going to drive the RV, and we would follow him in another car. It was a lovely...

Mar 7, 2020 : Kelly Hodgkins
Hiawassee, Georgia – Zero Day in Absolutely Beautiful Surroundings

Hiawassee, Georgia – Zero Day in Absolutely Beautiful Surroundings

Feb. 28: Sally and Joyce recommended three hotels in Hiawassee. One did not have laundry and I chose Holiday Inn after hearing that it was the best location. As I...

Feb 29, 2020 : James Aguilar
From Georgia to Maine: Hiking Five Months with Six Kids on the AT

From Georgia to Maine: Hiking Five Months with Six Kids on the AT

When I tell people I am hiking the AT this year, some people want to know more about the hike. People think I'm crazy when I tell them I'm hiking...

Jan 17, 2020 : Kelly Hodgkins
Top of Georgia Hostel on AT Has Been Sold; Future Uncertain

Top of Georgia Hostel on AT Has Been Sold; Future Uncertain

Top of Georgia Hiking Center, an Appalachian Trail icon for years, has been sold, and the property's future is uncertain. Jan Simony with Mountain Realty in Hiawassee, Georgia, said Monday,...

Jan 5, 2020 : Hugh Owen
Forging Bonds Exiting Georgia

Forging Bonds Exiting Georgia

Day Four: Henry Gap to Neel Gap They gave me a name! Call me Petra, it means rock. I think the girls gave it to me as something I could...

Apr 27, 2019 : Jessica Luty
Georgia on My Mind – Ray Charles

Georgia on My Mind – Ray Charles

The Lead-Up to the Start My dad kindly drove me to Heathrow Airport at 5 a.m. for my 8:25 flight. I was concerned that the airline may question my carry-on...

Apr 10, 2019 : Aidan Tierney
Freezing Nights and Beautiful Sights; Hello, Georgia!

Freezing Nights and Beautiful Sights; Hello, Georgia!

Prior to arriving in Atlanta, GA, I had worked a morning shift and waited in the airport for seven hours until I could board my long, non-direct flight. To say...

Apr 5, 2019 : Jacob Woods
AT Part One: Georgia Off My Mind

AT Part One: Georgia Off My Mind

Springer Mountain, GA, to Albert Mountain, NC Distance: 100 miles Total distance: 100 miles My first 100 miles on the Appalachian Trail have been nothing short of incredible. I’ve been

Apr 4, 2019 : Brian Kavanagh
The Unicorn Who Hiked Through Georgia

The Unicorn Who Hiked Through Georgia

Well, it’s officially been a week on the Appalachian Trail, and it’s been eventful to say the least. I already earned my trail name, obviously---Unicorn. I earned the name Unicorn...

Apr 1, 2019 : Phoebe "Unicorn" Anderson