• Appalachian Trail Updates

  • Donating member status

    Donation area
    To make a yearly donation please click the button below.

    If you are seeing this message, you are not a donating member or your yearly donation has expired.
    To remove this message and all Google ads, we encourage you to become a donating member.
  • In Memory of:

    Bill Irwin
    "Bill Irwin"


    Thread discussion "Here"

    Michael D. Smith Jr.
    "Mystic" 06


    Thread discussion "Here"
  • Recent Threads

    jjozgrunt

    Phones on the trail

    Thread Starter: jjozgrunt

    G'day again

    It seems that Verizon, from my reading of journals, has the best coverage on the AT.

    Is there a problem for foreigners

    Last Post By: sympathetic joy Today, 11:49 Go to last post
    Rain Man

    Maine, Aug 21-29, 2014, Grafton Notch to Rangeley

    Thread Starter: Rain Man

    Each of the last two Augusts, I've hiked on the AT in NH & ME. NH is done and ME is started, so we're going back to pick up where we left off. Last

    Last Post By: Teacher & Snacktime Today, 11:47 Go to last post
    Vthiker77

    Tarptent stratospire 1

    Thread Starter: Vthiker77

    Hello, I have a tarptent stratospire 1 for sale. Used for 4 nights, in perfect condition. no holes, rips,tears,etc. I'm just looking for a solo shelter

    Last Post By: Praha4 Today, 11:47 Go to last post
    Catherine

    picked up virus or bacteria in Smokies?

    Thread Starter: Catherine

    I apparently picked up a virus or bacteria on AT in Smokies in mid June 2014. 100.5 fever, chills, sweats, muscle/joint aches, malaise, blood shot eyes.

    Last Post By: EastCoastClimber Today, 11:46 Go to last post
    Que Sera

    Best Sleeping Pad for Side Sleeper

    Thread Starter: Que Sera

    I'm a side sleeper and have noticed that my hips always hurt after a night in my tent (and I have a good deal of built-in natural padding too). I also

    Last Post By: anvil440 Today, 11:36 Go to last post
    ctebeau

    What pack are you bringing?

    Thread Starter: ctebeau

    Just out of curiosity. The time has come for me to purchase my pack for next years thru. Finding myself torn between the ULA circuit and the Gossamer

    Last Post By: drew_a_blank Today, 11:36 Go to last post