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The Dirt on the Trail: Chapter 1

The Dirt on the Trail: Chapter 1

  The Approach Trail to Stover Creek After a foggy hike to Springer along the Approach Trail with my husband, Frisbee, and our friend, currently known as Panda who is...

Apr 7, 2017 : Stubbs
The Barefoot Hiker Begins His AT Thru-Hike

The Barefoot Hiker Begins His AT Thru-Hike

Hi, folks. It's the Barefoot Hiker. I wanted to update folks on the craziness of this last week. I am finally on the trail.     Getting Started On March...

Apr 5, 2017 : Jeremy Gottschalk
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