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Connecticut, New York and New Jersey: hiking or just deli-blazing?

Connecticut, New York and New Jersey: hiking or just deli-blazing?

When I started the trail in Maine, every summit showed endless views of mountains, trees and lakes. Signs of human civilisation were few. All through Maine and New Hampshire, towns...

Sep 28, 2022 : Bec on the AT
New York is (on) Fire: SOBO Days 66 – 74

New York is (on) Fire: SOBO Days 66 – 74

I spent one autumn living in Halifax, Nova Scotia during university. On the drive home from my internship every day, I would pass underneath a large tree with bushy foliage...

Sep 23, 2022 : Jana
Days 138-145 New York, New York

Days 138-145 New York, New York

I have mixed feelings about our time in New York. It started out really hard for us. The rock scrambles kicked our butts. It was so hot and so dry....

Aug 17, 2022 : Pinky and The Brain
New Jersey & New York: A Reason to Keep Going

New Jersey & New York: A Reason to Keep Going

Crossing State Lines I left Delaware Water Gap, PA in high spirits. Despite the fact that I knew the rocks didn't end at the state line, I also knew that...

Aug 13, 2022 : Mary
New York State of Mind

New York State of Mind

Much is the same with trail life; we get up, hike, eat, hike more, eat more, put up a tent, and sleep. What is different is the vast array of...

Aug 1, 2022 : Pat & Paula
New York State

New York State

Eventually I reached the Lemon Squeezer, a famous feature on one of the oldest trail sections. It involved a crack in the rock that I edged through sideways followed by...

Jul 22, 2022 : Emily Rahn
21 Hours in New York City

21 Hours in New York City

I have been in full go mode since Trail Days. Wake up at 5:30 AM, leave by 6:15 AM, hike 10 miles, eat lunch, hike 10 miles, set up, eat,...

Jul 9, 2022 : Jake Markland
Gnarly New York – From the Beginning

Gnarly New York – From the Beginning

"From the Beginning", an interesting Emerson, Lake and Palmer song.  The first 20 miles of the Appalachian Trail were opened in Harriman and Bear Mountain State Parks in New York. ...

Jun 26, 2022 : Marc Privitera
17 and a Native New Yorker: How I Ended Up On the AT

17 and a Native New Yorker: How I Ended Up On the AT

Hi! I am a 17-year-old from New York City who decided in 2021 to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail. I am an avid reader of philosophy, a poet, a passionate debater,...

Jun 20, 2022 : Althea Collier
Week 15- New York, Connecticut, and 1500 miles

Week 15- New York, Connecticut, and 1500 miles

Day 99 Surprisingly Dad was up and moving before I was this morning, he was starting to take down his tent before I had even fully woken up, and I...

Jun 11, 2022 : Miranda “Zazz” Turner