Congrats to These 2021 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers: Week of November 15

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: September 13

Finish Date: August 30

Old Yeller
Finish Date: September 17

Finish Date: September 22

Captain Tyin’ Knots
Finish Date: September 30

Bear Bait
Finish Date: September 20

Finish Date: October 6

Lost Bells and Random
Finish Date: August 17

Sleeping Beauty
Finish Date: October 8

Finish Date: September 27

Finish Date: September 11

Mud Duck
Finish Date: August 31

Perch Creek Explorers
Finish Date: September 20

Jake the Snake
Finish Date: October 1

Finish Date: October 13

Finish Date: September 19

Happy Feet
Finish Date: October 14

Finish Date: September 20

Finish Date: October 7

Finish Date: September 29

Finish Date: September 26

Happy Meal
Finish Date: October 14

Finish Date: August 15

Finish Date: July 29

Finish Date: October 7

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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Comments 2

  • pearwood : Nov 16th

    It’s beginning to look a lot like winter!

    Congratulations to one and all.


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