Hiking the appalachian trail
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Prior to COVID, my wife and I were a few months into planning a long-awaiting thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. The closing of parks, national forests,
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How much does it cost to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail? About $3000, plus another $1000 for gear. In this article, I'll tell you how to budget for your hike, money saving tricks, and where to get the cheapest gear.
The Appalachian Trail twists and turns for 2,190 miles through 14 states from Georgia to Maine. And it has become so popular that 3 million people a year step foot on it, in some form or another. But just how dangerous is hiking the Appalachian Trail, and what are those potential dangers? In this article
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Most of you are probably familiar with Cheryl Strayed (or at least Reese Witherspoon playing Cheryl Strayed in Wild ). Her story introduced me to thru-hiking, basically hiking a long-distance trail end-to-en d. To me, this sounds equal parts terrifying and exciting. To Katherine Denemark (tr
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Be prepared for anything that can happen on the trail with this quick list. We also include suggestions on what to wear on the Appalachian trail, what NOT to bring as well as important FAQs.
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Bears, snakes, crazy people, waterbourne pathogens- these are all common fears prospective hikers have about the dangers of the Appalachian Trail. Here I'll tell you which fears are rational and how to stay safe.
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I'm so happy with how my trip turned out and I wouldn't do most things differently because what I did worked for me. Hopefully though, with my guide, someone who is thinking about thru hiking the Appalachian Trail will consider heeding my advice and learning from some of the mistakes I made along the way.
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Appalachian Trail Gear List. A complete ultralight and lightweight AT packing list for thru hiking the Appalachian Trail in 2023.
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As we are preparing for our thru hike of the Appalachian Trail we are very focused on what food we are bringing. Food is a HUGE component for a successful trip. And it’s not just the type of food, but the right types of foods so you have proper nutrition
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