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Trail Angels: A Tribute to Granny and Old Goat

Trail Angels: A Tribute to Granny and Old Goat

Trail magic and trail angels come in many shapes and sizes.  Some more elaborate than others.  A simple cooler full of cold sodas or a much-needed hitch to town.  Over...

Nov 5, 2016 : Dylan Niknot
To the Trail Angels out there!

To the Trail Angels out there!

Do people really understand what a difference it makes when they take time to assist a thru hiker? I'm going to do my best to provide some level of understanding...

Oct 18, 2015 : Bookie / Gator Tater
How to Be A Trail Angel Without Leaving Home (Again)

How to Be A Trail Angel Without Leaving Home (Again)

It's that time of year- again. The holy grail of holidays for hiker trash. The chief celebration for Appalachian enthusiasts. You guessed it, we are rapidly approaching this puppy. As...

May 5, 2015 : Zach
How to Be a (Trail) Magician

How to Be a (Trail) Magician

You may already be familiar with trail magic. For those who aren’t, the Appalachian Trail Conservancy defines it as “an unexpected act of kindness” and “a quintessential part of the...

Aug 7, 2014 : Katie Polemis