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The Whites: Part 2 (My Hardest Day)

The Whites: Part 2 (My Hardest Day)

It all started out fine, leaving Galehead Hut with a full stomach and looking ahead to a few miles of relatively flat trail later on. I launched up South Twin...

Oct 7, 2015 : David
Into Autumn

Into Autumn

Boom. Out of the corner of my eye a globe red-orange light erupted twenty yards southwest of me and sounded like a 10-guage shotgun going off next to my head....

Sep 15, 2015 : C.M. Pagels
Pamola’s Wrath: Hiker Safety During Summer Storms

Pamola’s Wrath: Hiker Safety During Summer Storms

Summertime along the Appalachian Trail means frequent thunderstorms, an occasion to experience terrifying beauty, but especially, to engage in safe practices. Every year, according to the National

Jul 16, 2015 : Joe Schmidt