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N.C. Border to Fontana Dam

N.C. Border to Fontana Dam

This week I hiked from the GA/N.C. border to Fontana Dam, N.C., miles 78- 165. I'm writing this post from the front porch of the general store here. I just...

Apr 21, 2016 : Ben Pugliese
Amicalola Falls to Rock Gap

Amicalola Falls to Rock Gap

I'm having a blast on the AT and this is definitely the place I'm supposed to be right now. I'm currently taking my first zero at Gooder Grove Hostel in...

Apr 9, 2016 : Ben Moster
Ultralight: How to Cut Your Base Weight In Half

Ultralight: How to Cut Your Base Weight In Half

When I first started the Appalachian Trail, I didn't understand why my pack was so heavy. I only brought a few “luxury” items; everything else was essential. But when I...

Mar 20, 2016 : Glacier-Swiss