Congrats to These 2019 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers: September 12 – September 18

Congratulations to all of the incredible 2019 finishers out there! Whether it is your first thru, or you’ve added another notch to your long-distance-backpacking belt, your accomplishment deserves to be celebrated. We’ll do our part by showcasing finishers throughout the season. This post contains finishers whose photos were received by September 18

Whether you’re NOBO, SOBO, flip-flopping, or completing your thru-hike after years of section hiking, we want to feature you. Send your finish photo along with trail name, start date, finish date, Instagram handle, and any other relevant info to [email protected] and we will include it in our roundup.

Honey Bee and Dynamite
@blissfulwizard and @wcsawyer
March 29 – August 13

Members of the tramily include (from left to right): Honey Bee, Dynamite, Tribute, Kingpin, and Snaxxx.

March 16 – August 16

J-Rock and Unicorn
March 18 – August 26

Star Boi
September 1

September 3

Muscles Marinara
April 7 – September 8

Muscles Marinara is the grandson of Bill Irwin- who was blind when he completed the trail in 1990. Check out this article from the Bangor Daily News for a deeper look.

Orange Blaze
April 2 – September 8

Check out Orange Blaze’s blog from his journey.

March 31 – September 8

Relive Showstopper’s journey with his blog.

March 13 – September 9


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April 4 – September 13

Blue Jay and Ember
February 28 – September 17

March 19 – September 17

“Thanks for the epic memories, Appalachian Trail!”

April 9 – September 17

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Comments 1

  • Rafael Alex Galvan : Sep 20th

    I want to hike the whole Appalachian trail. I have alot of questions hopefully i will hear a reaponse from my fellow hikers thank you


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