georgia

Oh, Georgia: Trail Update #1

Oh, Georgia: Trail Update #1

Hi all, checking in from the To say these days off hurt my spirit would be an understatement. Only a couple days on the trail--only a few miles into the...

Mar 23, 2017 : Alli Huggins
The Beer Drinker’s Guide to the Appalachian Trail [Georgia Edition]

The Beer Drinker’s Guide to the Appalachian Trail [Georgia Edition]

Some may say doing a thru hike is like being on a very long vacation, but after a few days in the woods and as you’re approaching town, it can...

Aug 31, 2016 : Stubbs
Days 0 to 8 – You can call me Dill

Days 0 to 8 – You can call me Dill

Springer to Hiawassee Stan and I on Springer!! All the snow made us feel right at home. I cannot believe it has already been a week on the trail! But...

Mar 3, 2016 : Lisa Maher
Those Pictures I Promised

Those Pictures I Promised

Hey there! Remember that one and only post I made while on the trail? The one where I promised a follow-up post full of photos from that week? Well three...

Oct 1, 2015 : Ruth
My Benton MacKaye Trail Summary

My Benton MacKaye Trail Summary

After 20 days hiking the remote, wild, rugged Benton MacKaye Trail we emerged from the woods into the picnic area at Big Creek Campground in North Carolina.  Unlike doing an Appalachian...

Jun 3, 2015 : Sprinkles
Pebbles and Bam-Bam

Pebbles and Bam-Bam

A few years ago, I fell off a small ladder attempting to turn on an air conditioning unit in a hostel in Buenos Aires whilst drunk, and awkwardly landed on...

Apr 25, 2015 : tosh.a
Trail Update #1: The Ups and Down of the First 100 miles

Trail Update #1: The Ups and Down of the First 100 miles

General Update: 13 days in, time for an update but I have no idea where to start! The journey so far has been a roller coaster in every way imaginable....

Apr 17, 2015 : Laura Houston
Possum and Ukelady Tear Up Week Two

Possum and Ukelady Tear Up Week Two

Grace a.k.a. "Ukelady" here, bringing you up-to-date on the hot gossip that is trail life. Mike is busy shaving his head for fear of ticks, so this one's all from...

Apr 9, 2015 : Mike and Grace
From the Suburbs of Illinois to the Mountains of Georgia

From the Suburbs of Illinois to the Mountains of Georgia

Nearing the end of day eight. I lie with my right leg on a pillow, ice compressed onto my knee. Today can be chalked up to a lower end nearo...

Mar 16, 2015 : Sonia Button
Coco & Earl – Days 1 through 7

Coco & Earl – Days 1 through 7

On Saturday, Earl and I flew from Austin to Nashville where we would stay with our friends and accept their generous offer to drive us to the southern terminus of...

Mar 14, 2015 : Courtney