Congrats to These 2021 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers: Week of November 1

Look at all these beautiful people! It warms the heart to see so many intrepid hikers braving every torrential thunderstorm, hand-over-foot climb, and national park crowd to finish the AT.

Whether this is your first thru-hike or you’ve added another notch to your long-distance backpacking belt, your accomplishment deserves to be celebrated. Because remember: despite its length, the Appalachian Trail still boasts more elevation gain and loss than either of America’s other two long trails. Show those calves off. You earned it.

Did you thru-hike the AT this year? Follow this link to submit your terminus photo, finishing date, and any other relevant information and we will be sure to include it in our next roundup.

Submit Your AT Summit Photo to The Trek

Finish Date: August 15

Finish Date: August 28

Finish Date: August 12

Finish Date: September 29

Finish Date: August 29

Finish Date: August 29

Finish Date: August 31

Finish Date: August  19

French Fry
Finish Date: September 27

August West
Finish Date: September 27

Finish Date: September 27

Finish Date: September 27

Finish Date: August 3

Finish Date: July 20

Potato & Wild Thang
Finish Date: September 23

Finish Date: September 27

Congrats to all these finishers! And don’t forget: if you’ve also completed a thru-hike on the AT this year and would like to share your completion photo, all you’ve got to do is follow this link and fill out the form.

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