Tag Archives: Appalachian Trail

Returning to the Trail: Gear Overview

It’s been nearly two months since I stopped hiking, but I’m finally getting back on the trail!! My flight leaves Oregon tonight and lands at LaGuardia tomorrow morning. I’m leapfrogging over ~1200 miles and starting north from Bear Mountain State … Continue reading

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AT Interlude: Gatlinburg TN

Date:  Sunday to Wednesday – 19-21 May 2014 Gatlinburg, Tennessee, is an interesting town. It’s obsessed with pancakes. There are, literally, dozens of pancakeries around town.                   There are also a lot of streams and … Continue reading

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Day 30: GSMNP – Double Spring Gap to Clingman’s Dome

Date:       Sunday – 18 May 2014 Start:      Double Spring Gap Shelter                  196.0 miles            Today:            2.9 miles Finish:   Clingman’s … Continue reading

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Day 29: GSMNP – Spence Field to Double Spring Gap

Date:       Saturday – 17 May 2014 Start:      Spence Field Shelter                    182.5 miles                    Today:            … Continue reading

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Day 28: GSMNP – Birch Spring Gap to Spence Field

Date:       Friday – 16 March 2014 Start:      Birch Spring Gap Campsite          171.7 miles                    Today:            10.8 miles Finish:  … Continue reading

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Day 27: GSMNP – Fontana Dam to Birch Spring Campsite

Date:      Thursday – 15 May 2014 Start:      Fontana Dam                                 166.1 miles                    Today:  … Continue reading

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Day 26: Fontana Village Zero Day #2

Date:      Wednesday – 14 May 2014 Start:      Fontana Village                                                           … Continue reading

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