• 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


    Umbrella yes or no?

    Thread Starter: freightliner

    I never hike without my umbrella and I just wanted to know if anybody else is going to take one. Most people start by laughing at me and after a while

    Last Post By: RockDoc Today, 17:48 Go to last post

    2015 AT Guide

    Thread Starter: saralynne1982

    When does AWOL typically release the next years AT Guide? Getting way to excited for my 2015 Thru-hike!

    Last Post By: 10-K Today, 17:40 Go to last post
    Gambit McCrae

    Gear Maintenance Lets all share!

    Thread Starter: Gambit McCrae

    So I learned this weekend that not everyone is edumicated in the ways of taking care of gear. I thought I would post my "Post Trip Cleanup"

    Last Post By: 2015 Lady Thru-Hiker Today, 17:26 Go to last post

    Frozen boots and clothes

    Thread Starter: squeezebox

    I've read some trail journal entries about frozen boots and clothes. I can see not wanting to get your bag wet or muddy. But you're between a rock and

    Last Post By: rafe Today, 17:20 Go to last post

    Destroy my Assumptions

    Thread Starter: Frank_the_cat

    You know what they say about assuming... and the more I research a Thru-hike, the more I start to think I really am an a--.... So I wanted to compile

    Last Post By: rafe Today, 17:09 Go to last post

    Benefits of tarp tenting?

    Thread Starter: TREKMAN001

    OK, first post ever... I am interested in tarping it. I have have slept under my rain fly a few times, having left the tent portion at home. I have been

    Last Post By: 10-K Today, 16:46 Go to last post