#appalachiantrail

Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park

Day 64 Rockfish Gap To Blackrock Gap - AT Daily Miles 20.0; AT Total Miles 884.6 My rest day yesterday was awesome and I got a lot done, including my resupply...

May 27, 2024 : Jeff McCorkle
Scenic Virginia and A Reunion

Scenic Virginia and A Reunion

Day 52 - VA 635 To Power Lines -- AT Daily Miles 21.4; AT Total Miles 681.1 Today was just as hard as I thought it was going to be....

May 19, 2024 : Jeff McCorkle
NC/TN

NC/TN

     As I prepare to enter Virginia I look back at the photos that have captured my Journey thus far. In this entry, I have compiled some of my...

May 11, 2024 : Tyler Hobbit Roerick
What is Working So Far

What is Working So Far

I’m starting a long five day break from the trail. I feel both good and bad about doing it. Of course, having time to spend with my family will be...

May 10, 2024 : Jeff McCorkle
Pulling a Winger

Pulling a Winger

In the classic movie "Stripes," Bill Murray’s character John Winger, and his friend decide to join the army. They watch a TV ad that paints the army to be this...

May 9, 2024 : Kevin Rapp
Acorn, Ranger and Hostels

Acorn, Ranger and Hostels

Day 41:  AT Miles 12.8 --  Bear Garden To Burke’s Garden Hostel I loved the start to my day today. I knew I’d be waiting out the rain so I...

May 6, 2024 : Jeff McCorkle
Finally Into Virginia!

Finally Into Virginia!

Day 36:  AT Miles 21.6 -- Damascus To View First, if you see where I hiked to, that’s how it’s described in my FarOut app. I can’t disagree as the...

Apr 28, 2024 : Jeff McCorkle
Slackpacking Into Virginia

Slackpacking Into Virginia

Day 31:  AT Miles 0 -- Zero At The Refuge It has been raining the entire day so far so my decision to take a zero is proving to be...

Apr 23, 2024 : Jeff McCorkle
Ice, Snow and Kenny Powers

Ice, Snow and Kenny Powers

Day 26:  AT Miles 18.8 -- Flint Mountain to Bald Mountain Shelter The rumors were true. I opened my eyes and there was 2 inches of fresh snow. That would...

Apr 19, 2024 : Jeff McCorkle
Georgia Wrap Up

Georgia Wrap Up

It has been a challenge finding the time to keep up to date on journaling, so I will wrap up the rest of Georgia in this post. Trail Magic On...

Apr 18, 2024 : Tyler Hobbit Roerick