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16 Appalachian Trail Personalities You Need to Know About

16 Appalachian Trail Personalities You Need to Know About

As time passes, the Appalachian Trail is growing in popularity, exposure, materialism, and participation. Before my thru-hike, I didn't think the trail was a popular thing and didn't even know that

Mar 19, 2014 : Cole Heathcott
Meet Buddy Backpacker, The 5 Year Old Thru-Hiker

Meet Buddy Backpacker, The 5 Year Old Thru-Hiker

Last April, 5-year-old Buddy Backpacker (known outside of the AT as Christian Thomas) and his family, Andrea and Dion, set out from Harpers Ferry, WV, to complete a thru-hike of...

Mar 2, 2014 : Cole Heathcott