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Virginia part 2 – When the Going Gets Freezing Cold, the Aussie Gets Going

Virginia part 2 – When the Going Gets Freezing Cold, the Aussie Gets Going

Before starting the AT, I did a lot of research and planning. One of the things I looked into was the average temperatures for each state I would be passing...

Nov 24, 2022 : Bec on the AT
Virginia – back to the mountains

Virginia – back to the mountains

The passing over into Virginia has brought the return of the epic mountain views that I experienced in the north. I again get to stand on top of a mountain...

Nov 15, 2022 : Bec on the AT
What’s That About Virginia Blues: SOBO Days 105 – 119

What’s That About Virginia Blues: SOBO Days 105 – 119

I'm not sure when the Virginia Blues are supposed to crush my spirits, but I can tell you that it certainly has not been during this last section. The past...

Oct 26, 2022 : Jana
Cup of Coffee in West Virginia

Cup of Coffee in West Virginia

We wake up in Maryland, walk through West Virginia and go to sleep in Virginia.

Sep 23, 2022 : Eric and Hayley
Virginia Vibes

Virginia Vibes

The Flop When Smugness and I started the flop out of Harpers Ferry, our energy was renewed, and are spirits were ready to absorb the south half, as if it...

Sep 4, 2022 : Mountain Goat
AT Days 124-127: Damascus and the final days of Virginia

AT Days 124-127: Damascus and the final days of Virginia

It had taken five weeks, but I’d finally reached the last miles of the AT in Virginia.  A zero day in Damascus awaited.  Here’s the detailed breakdown by day: Day...

Sep 2, 2022 : Scott Morrison
AT Days 108-111:  Virginia’s “Triple Crown”

AT Days 108-111: Virginia’s “Triple Crown”

Wow - I just love this photo of me on top of McAfee Knob, one of the most photographed locations on the AT!  That spot was definitely the highlight of...

Aug 16, 2022 : Scott Morrison
AT Days 92-95:  Meet Virginia – heat, snakes, and climbing bears!

AT Days 92-95: Meet Virginia – heat, snakes, and climbing bears!

I was still adjusting to the AT in Virginia after finishing my northern leg. It was steamy hot, and animals were showing up!

Jul 31, 2022 : Scott Morrison
Northern Virginia, Part 2: Getting Somewhere

Northern Virginia, Part 2: Getting Somewhere

Days 87-89: On day 87, I woke up and went through my normal morning routine: collected my bear bag, started warming up some water, and slowly packed while checking out...

Jul 20, 2022 : Mary
Northern Virginia, Part 1: Singing the Blues

Northern Virginia, Part 1: Singing the Blues

Days 77-79: I returned to the trail sans the energy and excitement that I normally did. I noticed as I began to drag my feet first with getting in the...

Jul 11, 2022 : Mary