I'm an Appalachian Trail thru hiker from class 2014! The Appalachian Trail lead me on to a new life path and gave me the skills to navigate through it. I serve on the inaugural Appalachian Trail Conservancy's Next Generation Advisory Council. I'm also a volunteer trail maintainer with the Tennessee Eastman Hiking Club. I am very thankful for the opportunity to contribute to Appalachian Trials. Feel free to contact me about anything via email — [email protected]
Update at last: Currently in New Hampshire and Botany (Noah) and I, now being called "Blossom," were literally blown away by Northern Appalachia
Even though each step up every mountain between Hiawassee, GA, and Marion, VA felt like it took forever, in retrospect it all happened so fast. I
In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks. -- John Muir From preparations to participation, the Appalachian Trail has tested
This is a comprehensive list of gear that I am currently carrying with me on the Appalachian Trail. I am reassessing a few of my choices though.
No, I'm not talking about butts. I'm talking about beginning a thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail on April 5, which seems late compared to all of