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AT Part Three: Back to Tennessee

AT Part Three: Back to Tennessee

Davenport Gap, TN, to Roan Mountain, TN Distance: 156.3 miles Total Distance: 395.2 miles The old man trudged into camp just before sunset. He was accompanied by a rotund pug...

Apr 25, 2019 : Brian Kavanagh
Shakedown Hike in Savage Gulf, Tennessee

Shakedown Hike in Savage Gulf, Tennessee

This month I've finally had time to get out and go on some "shakedown" hikes. I'd just call them backpacking trips, but evidently since I'm thru-hiking that's what it's called...

Dec 31, 2018 : Phoebe "Unicorn" Anderson
Happy Hiking In Tennessee and North Carolina

Happy Hiking In Tennessee and North Carolina

Tennessee/North Carolina (Oct. 21 to Nov. 10) 388 miles, 21 days  *The trail runs through this section in a complicated zig-zagging method between North Carolina and Tennessee as if only...

Nov 25, 2018 : Jenni Thompson
Having Type Two Fun in Tennessee

Having Type Two Fun in Tennessee

When I made my list for why I am hiking the AT, I included that I wanted to seek out type two fun. With the weather recently, this hasn’t been...

Nov 15, 2018 : Emma Rosenfield
Just Get Me Out of Tennessee

Just Get Me Out of Tennessee

I camped at Doll Flats at the edge of the Roan Highlands, looking across the meadow on the side of North Carolina. Two states down in a hike of 14....

Apr 24, 2018 : Ryne Tobar
Skirting the North Carolina and Tennessee Borders

Skirting the North Carolina and Tennessee Borders

I walked across Davenport Gap and out of the Smokies so I could both get away from the hiker-packed shelter and camp alone for a change. I found an old...

Apr 18, 2018 : Ryne Tobar
Appalachian Trail State Profile: North Carolina / Tennessee

Appalachian Trail State Profile: North Carolina / Tennessee

After leaving Georgia at Bly Gap (mile 78), the Appalachian Trail climbs and descends through North Carolina for 96 miles, hits the Tennessee state line at Doe Knob (mile 174), then...

Apr 3, 2018 : Maggie Slepian
The Learning Curve: Carolina and Tennessee

The Learning Curve: Carolina and Tennessee

To date, I have hiked over 200 miles. In the large scheme of things that's not much, I know. It's a personal record though and this trek has been a...

May 2, 2017 : Katie Sandage
The Beer Drinker’s Guide to the Appalachian Trail [North Carolina/Tennessee Edition]

The Beer Drinker’s Guide to the Appalachian Trail [North Carolina/Tennessee Edition]

There are numerous breweries, brew pubs, and bars found in and around trail towns where people of age can pack on those liquid calories and calm those aching muscles. Here...

Sep 20, 2016 : Stubbs
Tennessee: Beautiful Waterfalls, Bad Weather, Abundant Trail Magic 

Tennessee: Beautiful Waterfalls, Bad Weather, Abundant Trail Magic 

It's been a while since our last blog post, and it feels like a lifetime since we left Hot Springs. We are now at mile 468, which means we covered...

May 15, 2016 : The Stones