• 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

    map man

    Where thru-hikers spend their nights

    Thread Starter: map man

    I accumulated a database of 240 completing NOBO thru-hikers logging very thorough journals at trailjournals.com for the Hiking Rates article I wrote here

    Last Post By: jersey joe Today, 13:05 Go to last post

    One of Tom's Run Shelters Burnt Down

    Thread Starter: RedRunnerJumper

    It has been reported by "The Bartender" a SoBo on the AT that one of the Tom's Run Shelters near Cumberland, Pa has burnt down.

    Last Post By: Ktaadn Today, 13:04 Go to last post

    Where to leave vehicle in Breckenridge or Frisco

    Thread Starter: RWK

    We are going to be hiking from Denver trail head to Breckenridge and are planning to leave a vehicle in either Breckenridge or Frisco and have family

    Last Post By: RWK Today, 13:02 Go to last post

    First Time Inquiry

    Thread Starter: Whoaboy

    Brand new to this forum, but experienced on numerous trails. I am planning on a 10-15 day hike but have limited knowledge about the CT. I did obtain a

    Last Post By: Dobbins Today, 13:00 Go to last post

    Six Moons Designs Lunar Solo LE

    Thread Starter: Kentuckyhiker18

    Have any of you all used the SMD Lunar Solo LE on the AT. I'm looking for a lightweight solo tent for when I go backpacking. What did you think of the

    Last Post By: Honuben Today, 12:53 Go to last post

    Doping and hiking

    Thread Starter: squeezebox

    I've been watching the Tour de France for the last 3 weeks. Happy to say no doping alligations.
    I contend that cycling is one of the cleanest sport

    Last Post By: Rolls Kanardly Today, 12:50 Go to last post