Congrats to These 2021 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers: Week of October 18

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 6

Finish Date: September 1

Finish Date: August 27

Finish Date: August 9

Finish Date: September 27

Thug Money
Finish Date: September 29

Finish Date: September 18

Steamboat and Moxie
Finish Date: August 3

Finish Date: August 12

Finish Date: August 12

DJ Moss
Finish Date: September 20

Easy E.
Finish Date: September 13

Finish Date: September 14

Finish Date: July 23

Bug Bite
Finish Date: August 29

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 1

  • TaffyUK : Oct 23rd

    Finally a photo of jack rabbit, regularly mentioned in maxs trail posts.


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