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Appalachian Trail 2015

Appalachian Trail 2015

Watch out on the Appalachian Trail

By on February 20, 2015

The first day started out just like 2014 hikeon the Appalachian Trail, cold and snowy but then what’s new for Fred on Springer Mountain. The approach trail was pretty…

Appalachian Trail 2015

Appalachian Trail | Week One

By on February 26, 2015

What a whirlwind first week on the Appalachian Trail. Night one -7 below, night two -4 below even with these temperatures it was a great couple of days.. We…

Appalachian Trail 2015

Finally Some Good Appalachian Trail Weather

By on March 14, 2015

So as week three comes to a close I sit at the Fontana Hilton awaiting the Smoky Mountains my favorite hiking area.  It has been an interesting week three….

Appalachian Trail 2015 Smoky Mountains

Hilton to Gatlinburg

By on March 14, 2015

Ok this one is simple, it has rained and rained and rained some more. Knowing what lay ahead as we were heading into the Smoky Mountains I was up…

Appalachian Trail 2015

Goodbye Old Friend | Smoky Mountains

By on March 18, 2015

If you have ever spent anytime with me you would know how much I appreciate the opportunity to hike in the Smoky Mountains.  It is a place I encourage…

Appalachian Trail 2015

Trail Magic Wednesday

By on March 19, 2015

So what is a trail angel and trail magic?

Simply put: A Trail Angel is a person who delivers trail magic

Trail Magic: A random act of kindness uniquely provided to…

Appalachian Trail 2015

The real world is hard

By on April 2, 2015

Ok, as many of you know I have been off the trail for about 10 days.  I, along with Little D had the great privilege of being the photographer’s for Ashley…

Appalachian Trail 2015

Erwin to Damascus

By on April 20, 2015

It has been almost two weeks since I have updated. After a brief 12 days home. I was anxious to get back to the trail and I’m happy to…

Appalachian Trail 2015

Woods Hole Hostel to Pearisburg

By on May 9, 2015

What can I say if you want to escape the world or for just a weekend Woods Hole Hostel is the place. If you cannot unplug stay away from…

Appalachian Trail 2015

Grayson Highlands to Marion

By on May 6, 2015

What can I say after leaving the Grayson Highlands it was just a couple days of walking really thats all that happened  and did I say it rained and…