Appalachian Trail

Appalachian Trail
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Complete Starter Guide to Clothing on the Appalachian Trail

When you go on an Appalachian Trail thru-hike, what clothes do you carry versus what clothing do ...

Appalachian Trail, Basics
how do you carry water on the Appalachian Trail

Water Carry: Plan and Treat Water on the Appalachian Trail

It will come as no surprise to anyone that water is the most vital need on the ...

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when to start the appalachian trail matters based on weather crowds and gear

Appalachian Trail: Choosing the Best Time to Start a Thru-Hike

When it comes to thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail, there is no one perfect time to start. Everyone’s ...

Appalachian Trail, Basics

Solo Hiking: The Details of Appalachian Trail Safety

When it comes to hiking Springer Mountain to Mount Katahdin, many people are under the impression that ...

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Sleeping Bags on the AT: Down Vs Synthetic For Warmth

When you’re sleeping out in the cold night air, the last thing you want is to be ...

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NoBo, SoBo, FlipFlop: Choosing Your Way to Hike the AT

Hiking the Appalachian Trail is a time-honored tradition, but which direction should you go? Should you start ...

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Resupplying Via Amazon Lockers on the Appalachian Trail

A new concept for thru-hikers on the Appalachian Trail is taking advantage of Amazon Lockers to order ...

Appalachian Trail

AT Thru-Hike Resupply: Are Boxes or In-Town Best?

The Appalachian Trail is a long, arduous hike from the south to the north. One of the ...

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Appalachian Trail Thru-Hike: How Long to Complete the Hike

Hiking the Appalachian Trail can be an arduous journey. It’s 2,190 miles long and has an elevation ...

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Appalachian Trail: How To Live And Manage Bugs On Trail

Many people believe that the Appalachian Trail is a great place to escape civilization and enjoy nature. ...

Appalachian Trail, Basics, Continental Divide Trail, Pacific Crest Trail
The three badges of the triple crown of hiking, the appalachian trail, pacific crest trail, and the continental divide trail

Triple Crown: What Is the Big Deal Behind This Hiking Title?

Many who find out about thru-hiking and decide they want to take on the challenge may not ...

Appalachian Trail, Basics

Trail Clothing: Cleaning Clothing on the Appalachian Trail

One huge question that comes up for anyone thinking about thru-hiking is managing cleaning clothing on the ...