- Depart from Amicalola FallsFebruary 4th, 2017It begins with the decision to place one foot in front of the other - while facing north.
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Why hike the AT?In late 1973 I spent one of the most miserable nights of my life patrolling the cold woods of North Georgia just east of Springer Mountain. I have since read that while a freezing cold and wet winter night might be memorable, running from lightening bolts might be far more memorable - and hair-raising! I aim to see if that is true!
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Start Milepost: 1388.3 Time: 05:53 End Milepost: 1403.8 Time: 13:00 Miles hiked: 15.5 Miles to go: 786.0 Weather: sunny Temps: 50’s°, High 70’s° Blue Side trails: Resupply: Overnight: tent Map: Click on map pin When I arrived at the Fingerboard … Continue reading
Start Milepost: 1023.7 Time: 00:00 End Milepost: 1023.7 Time: 00:00 Miles hiked: 0 Miles to go: 1166.1 Weather: sunny Temps: Low: 60”s°, High 80’s° Blue Side trails: Resupply: Overnight: hostel Map: Click on map pin The zero mile day in … Continue reading