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Catching Up: Roughly 800 Miles Left

Catching Up: Roughly 800 Miles Left

Sometimes these pushes are necessary and it is good to be back with my people.

Jul 24, 2021 : Paul Madigosky
Family backpacking weekend

Family backpacking weekend

My family came to visit us on the AT over Father’s Day weekend! I’m excited to share the weekend with you all from the perspective of my mom, Carolyn. Mom,...

Jul 23, 2021 : Kara and Nick
Damascus Marathon

Damascus Marathon

Roan High Knob 100 miles north of Hot Springs on trail is the Roan High Knob Shelter at 6186 feet. This is highest shelter on the AT and I really...

Jul 21, 2021 : Annemarie Athey
Northern Virginia

Northern Virginia

Since Virginia has over 500 miles of AT running through it, here are some bits from the second half of the journey. Zero Day in Daleville Shortly after completing the...

Jul 19, 2021 : Kara and Nick
AT Days 103-105

AT Days 103-105

Cooper Lodge to Stealth Site (1,719), 20.2 miles I was up and hiking early in an attempt to get a head start on the rain that was predicted for the...

Jul 19, 2021 : Max Kiel
The One Where I Return to the Trail [AT mile 1123.9-1246.4]

The One Where I Return to the Trail [AT mile 1123.9-1246.4]

If you missed my last post, I had to get off trail for a spell to recover from having unplanned sinus surgery. After being discharged from the hospital, I went...

Jul 18, 2021 : Ann Marie White
AT Days 100-102

AT Days 100-102

Vermont Route 11 to Griffith Lake, 10.5 miles  My two days off spending time at home with family went by like a blur, and it was time to get back...

Jul 15, 2021 : Max Kiel
Halfway Q&A

Halfway Q&A

As promised, we are dedicating this post to answering questions from our dear readers. If you have other questions, feel free to leave us a comment and we’ll answer in...

Jul 13, 2021 : Kara and Nick
AT (The New Era) Journey Across 2016 – 2021 Week 18

AT (The New Era) Journey Across 2016 – 2021 Week 18

Much Needed Rest We took off 4 and a half days from the trail in Delaware Water Gap. This was to try and recuperate mentally and physically from the brutal...

Jul 12, 2021 : Chad Thome
AT Days 96 & 97

AT Days 96 & 97

Goddard Shelter to Stratton Pond Shelter, 20.2 miles A couple times throughout the night I awoke to the sound of the rain pounding on the shelter roof. When I was...

Jul 12, 2021 : Max Kiel