Roan Mountain

No One Could Believe This Amazing Trail Magic

No One Could Believe This Amazing Trail Magic

This weekend, Thru-Hikers encountered the Appalachian Pine Mixer at Overmountain Shelter, a trail magic event like no other!

May 7, 2017 : Jeremy Gottschalk
The Blizzard of ’16 and Hostel With No Name

The Blizzard of ’16 and Hostel With No Name

After a stay with 40 people at Overmountain Shelter, I practically ran over the remaining two summits and 10 miles trying to stay upright in the winds and not fall...

May 20, 2016 : Laurel "Duchess of Slug" Seus
Roan and Rain and A Foggy Fate

Roan and Rain and A Foggy Fate

Miss Janet returned from dropping Kyle off and we loaded in her van for 20 miles of slackpacking. 'Slackpacking' is when someone holds most of your gear so you can...

May 5, 2015 : David
Inside Look: The Greasy Creek Friendly

Inside Look: The Greasy Creek Friendly

Today the Appalachian Trail is home to a plethora of hostels, but only home to one Friendly. For nearly 15 years the Greasy Creek Friendly has made it its mission...

Mar 19, 2015 : Kenny Howell
Inside Look: Roan Mountain Bed and Breakfast

Inside Look: Roan Mountain Bed and Breakfast

The novelty that bolsters the Roan Mountain Bed and Breakfast’s atmosphere is family history. Owners Ann Morgan-Campbell and her brother Robert Morgan have spent the last 13 years creating a

Feb 2, 2015 : Kayla Carter
5 Takeaways From My Summer On The AT.

5 Takeaways From My Summer On The AT.

5 Takeaways From My Summer On The AT.

Jan 23, 2015 : Jessica Georgia
Inside Look: Mountain Harbour Bed and Breakfast in Roan Mountain, TN

Inside Look: Mountain Harbour Bed and Breakfast in Roan Mountain, TN

A cross-country road trip from Southern California began Mary and Terry Hill’s search for a unique and rural place to establish their business and new home. Their dream of owning...

Dec 18, 2014 : Kayla Carter