And the trail resumes tomorrow… for a cause!!
Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls!!! The Appalachian Trail adventure will resume tomorrow on Day 124 – Mile 1166.7!!! I will be doing a “flip-flop” and will start from the Approach Trail at Springer Mountain, GA and hike north to … Continue reading And the trail resumes tomorrow… for a cause!!
Day 102 – 137: Thanksgiving with fellow thru-hiker’s family!
Day 102 – Mike 972.2: Happy Thanksgiving and thankful for hiker friends for having me😊Good day for hiker hunger to kick in! Continue reading Day 102 – 137: Thanksgiving with fellow thru-hiker’s family!
Day 101: Road trip!
Day 101 – Mile 972.2: Road trip with fellow thru-hiker’s family for Thanksgiving! Good opportunity for the feet to heal🌅😊🐻 Continue reading Day 101: Road trip!
Day 100: The Pinnacle!
Day 💯– Heading to Port Clinton, PA; Mile 971.6: 100 days on this amazing journey and what a great day it is! This picture is at The Pinnacle – thought of as the best view in Pennsylvania! Pennsylvania comes in … Continue reading Day 100: The Pinnacle!
Day 99: Went over Knife’s Edge which I had been scared to do day before in snow!
Day 99 – Mile 957.1: One of my favorite days so far on the Appalachian Trail! Beautiful weather, beautiful trail, beautiful people, beautiful views and a pretty special Eckville Shelter to sleep! Continue reading Day 99: Went over Knife’s Edge which I had been scared to do day before in snow!
Day 98: Snow Day!
Day 98 – Mile 940.7: Sitting this one out until the snow melts! Don’t fancy walking over icy/snowy Pennsylvania rocks! Plus, I have movies to catch up on and coffee that needs to be drunk. After spending most of the … Continue reading Day 98: Snow Day!
Day 97: Palmerton for pancakes after navigating Lehigh Gap!
Day 97 – Heading for Mile 939.7: Beautiful sunrise on top of Blue Mountain Ridge above the town of Palmerton, PA! Bring on the pancakes this morning for breakfast in town! Continue reading Day 97: Palmerton for pancakes after navigating Lehigh Gap!
Day 96: Camping on top of Blue Mountain Ridge after seeing bear eyes in the trail!
Day 96 – Heading into Palmerton, PA; Mile 930.8: Coming at ya from the Leroy A. Smith Shelter! Go Jackets! Continue reading Day 96: Camping on top of Blue Mountain Ridge after seeing bear eyes in the trail!
Day 95: New friends, rocks and such in PA!
Day 95 – Heading for Mile 916.2: Let’s get ready to RUMBLE! Beautiful day in Pennsylvania! Day 95 – Working on my self-timer selfie skills on Wolf Rocks, PA! No tripod = phone balanced in a tree = stick in … Continue reading Day 95: New friends, rocks and such in PA!
Day 94: First Day in Pennsylvania
Day 94 – Mile 902.5: Had a look around Delaware Water Gap, PA this morning after staying the night at the Church of the Mountain Hiker Center! Met Dave from the church – it really is cool that they let … Continue reading Day 94: First Day in Pennsylvania
Day 93: To Mike and Cecelia for the night in NJ!
Day 93 – Mile 896.1: This is a picture of a man called Mike and me at Zealand Falls Hut in the Whites in New Hampshire. Mike is wearing a Georgia Tech hat which I commented on and it turns … Continue reading Day 93: To Mike and Cecelia for the night in NJ!
Day 82 – 92: Heading into Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania
Day 92 – Heading for Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania at Mile 896.2: Breakfast of Peanut Butter and Tortillas! Hiked last night under the Supersized Supermoon and saw my first bear!! I thought it was a raccoon at first but shone … Continue reading Day 82 – 92: Heading into Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania