7 days and i've hiked all of Georgia on the Appalachian trail! Plus: learn about my trail name.
Tray mountain was GORGEOUS, sunset at Dicks Creek Gap was GEORGEOUS and once again the birds are attacking the hikers!
Great views followed by bittersweet goodbyes. Also, I've been looking forward to this macaroni and cheese... fitting that I end up eating it here...
I found a hiking partner who told one of the funniest hiking stories i've heard (PICS TO PROVE IT) ... apparently some people hike naked.
My trek across the tallest peak in the Georgia section, Blood Mountain, and a the best trail magic i could have asked for... no, seriously.
I find a relaxing breakfast spot and go on to discover some eccentric people near the creek. Also: my first trail magic!
A stormy first night in the mountains and how I almost got bit by a rattlesnake - Welcome to the Appalachian Trail!
My backpacking gear list for this hike was all about efficient upgrades and ditching worthless weight. Check out the changes I made.
Learn about my food plan on the trail and how I made a 7-day backpacking food list complete with calories and weight conveniently listed!
This article originally appeared on The Trek, which you can read here. The first thing you should know about Florida hiking is that we have ZERO elevation change. Scratch that, back up: The first thing you should know is that this is my very first post on what may become a 20+ year journey. I … Continue reading Florida is FLAT – A.T. Preparation