Clarity

2015 Appalachian Trail female flip-flop thru-hiker. Passions are dogs, good beer, my motorcycle, and my trail. Life is a journey full of ups and downs. You hold the map. Live it. www.AppalachianTrailClarity.com - An A.T. site for newbies and oldies!

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Appalachian Trail Resupply Points

Appalachian Trail Resupply Points

One of the most confusing topics for new Appalachian Trail thru-hikers to plan as they attempt to coordinate their adventure is how to figure out the

Feb 21, 2017 : Clarity
How Crowded is the Appalachian Trail Really?

How Crowded is the Appalachian Trail Really?

How crowded is the Appalachian Trail really? Keeping in mind only 50% of thru-hikers start their journeys at Amicalola Falls State Park, the data

Apr 21, 2016 : Clarity
Everything you Need to Know About Maildrops on the Appalachian Trail

Everything you Need to Know About Maildrops on the Appalachian Trail

Maildrops are hard to wrap your mind around as you plan an Appalachian Trail thru-hike. Rest assured, you will figure out your system after a couple

Apr 12, 2016 : Clarity
The Top Eight Regrets of Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers – Food for Thought

The Top Eight Regrets of Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers – Food for Thought

The opportunity to take six months away from real life to attempt an Appalachian Trail thru-hike is a gift of which most people can only dream.  Open

Mar 31, 2016 : Clarity
Top 10 Mistakes of New A.T. Thru-Hikers

Top 10 Mistakes of New A.T. Thru-Hikers

Stationed at Amicalola Falls State Park as a ridgerunner, I am privileged to encounter hikers as they begin their hopeful pilgrimage across the

Mar 6, 2016 : Clarity
Why Flip-Floppin’ Away Will Increase Your Chances for a Successful Thru-hike!

Why Flip-Floppin’ Away Will Increase Your Chances for a Successful Thru-hike!

First of all, what the hell is a flip-flop besides a potentially good option for a camp shoe? A flip-flop is a type of hike that gives you an edge

Feb 21, 2016 : Clarity
Cool Places to Stumble Across on the A.T.

Cool Places to Stumble Across on the A.T.

This is part one of an article that lists some points of interest you will encounter on your A.T. thru-hike. Part one takes you from Springer

Feb 15, 2016 : Clarity