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Hiking Trails

Springer Fever

This month I’ve been experiencing a sense of nostalgia for the trail that is referred to as “Springer Fever. ”  The 2013 thru-hikers have begun their journey, and I’m very sad...

How Long Does a Thru-Hike Take?

How long does it take to do a thru-hike?  The standard answer is 5-6 months, but it’s best to give yourself extra time.  I started my hike on March 14th, and I originally thought I would be...

Week 1 in Georgia: What to Expect

The first week in Georgia can be very challenging: you don’t know what you’re doing, your pack is too heavy, and the mountains are almost painful to climb.  Lots of people will quit in...