Search:

Type: Posts; User: Don H; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 124 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.72 seconds.

  1. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    The shuttle bus will only be part of the official...

    The shuttle bus will only be part of the official AT if they paint a white blaze on the floor ;)
  2. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    The East Bound (what NOBOS would use) MARC...

    The East Bound (what NOBOS would use) MARC station is about 200' from the Canal. Then it's a 3 mile walk to where the AT leaves the Canal towpath, same distance as you would walk coming from HF.
  3. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    Actually that was reeseb's idea. Thanks and...

    Actually that was reeseb's idea. Thanks and welcome to WB.
  4. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    This is an excellent option for NOBO hikers...

    This is an excellent option for NOBO hikers hitting HF during a weekday, Train 878 departing HF at 6:50am, arriving at Brunswick at 7:05.

    SOBOs wouldn't get to HF from Brunswick until 9:05pm.
    ...
  5. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    The bridge reroute might not be your only...

    The bridge reroute might not be your only alternate route. After starting on GA 5 months prior in 2011 I had to take my first blue blaze, a high water alternate route in Baxter SP when Hurricane...
  6. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    The ATC put out an update on the HF bridge, not...

    The ATC put out an update on the HF bridge, not much new:
    "The #AppalachianTrail footbridge crossing the Potomac River in Harpers Ferry is still out of commission following the train derailment on...
  7. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    I understand the concern with future accidents on...

    I understand the concern with future accidents on the bridge. However railroads run through towns and cities in extremely close proximity to people everywhere, sometimes with catastrophic results,...
  8. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    An article on the status of the HF bridge...

    An article on the status of the HF bridge repairs.
    Some highlights:
    NPS owns the footbridge. They want a study on the structural integrity of the bridge before repairs. CSX says it's safe.
    No...
  9. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    Private property like much of the AT back in...

    Private property like much of the AT back in those days.

    I was just replying to Skyline's post and identifying the road.
  10. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    Miller Lane is off Sandy Hook and heads towards...

    Miller Lane is off Sandy Hook and heads towards Rt 340, if you look at this map...
  11. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    I remember crossing the 340 bridge years ago...

    I remember crossing the 340 bridge years ago (70's) but I can't recall how we got off the bridge and back down to the AT. I don't recall even hiking on the C&O back in those days. I guess you'd have...
  12. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    Both links work for me. The one is a Facebook...

    Both links work for me. The one is a Facebook post from the Appalachian Trail Section Hiker page the other is from WUSA channel 9.
  13. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    News article, but not much info. Happened at 3am...

    News article, but not much info. Happened at 3am this morning. No injuries. Looking at the pictures posted on Facebook it looks like the footbridge will be closed for quite some time....
  14. Replies
    271
    Views
    23,341

    Train Derailed on AT footbridge in Harpers Ferry

    A trail derailed at 3am this morning taking out the AT footbridge in Harpers Ferry
    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10100815802841869&set=gm.2609861659091064&type=3&theater
  15. Replies
    38
    Views
    18,982

    Sorry to hear of the passing of Cimarron. I met...

    Sorry to hear of the passing of Cimarron. I met with him in 2011 on the trail just south of Seth Warner shelter. He was looking for the shelter and had fallen on some rocks on the muddy trail, he was...
  16. Replies
    27
    Views
    4,793

    I've had 2 bouts of Gout in the past and went on...

    I've had 2 bouts of Gout in the past and went on Allopurinol many years ago. When I thru-hiked I went off it and didn't have a problem.
    Not saying you shouldn't take your meds but I just didn't...
  17. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,993

    I use a fishing license holder that looks like...

    I use a fishing license holder that looks like this:...
  18. Replies
    53
    Views
    7,260

    Jack Tarlin, AKA Baltimore Jack. Do some research.

    Jack Tarlin, AKA Baltimore Jack. Do some research.
  19. Glad the barn is open again. I have great...

    Glad the barn is open again. I have great memories of Easter Sunday dinner there in 2011.
  20. Replies
    5
    Views
    2,145

    I walked down the road, NOBOs will go right or...

    I walked down the road, NOBOs will go right or trail east. There was a sign that said "Best water on the AT" nailed to a tree at the road. I didn't stay but did meet Jim who took us into town for...
  21. Replies
    49
    Views
    9,307

    Do we know exactly where on the trail this...

    Do we know exactly where on the trail this happened?
  22. Replies
    307
    Views
    53,231

    Despite the dismissal of this idea by some here...

    Despite the dismissal of this idea by some here the fact is many jurisdictions have "Victim Assistance" and "Victim Compensation" programs.
  23. Thread: Antietam Shelter

    by Don H
    Replies
    23
    Views
    20,781

    More info in this thread, but yes it has been...

    More info in this thread, but yes it has been moved. https://whiteblaze.net/forum/showthread.php/133143-FYI-Antietam-shelter-PA-a-Requiem
  24. Replies
    8
    Views
    3,253

    I have tent camped many times near the Antietam...

    I have tent camped many times near the Antietam shelter and there is indeed plenty of tent camping space on the gas line right of way which is only yards from the shelter. In addition to the privy I...
  25. Replies
    29
    Views
    7,929

    I'm wondering how making hikers leave by motor...

    I'm wondering how making hikers leave by motor vehicle and expecting them to return another day by motor vehicle protects the wilderness.
    Seems to me this would just increase traffic.
Results 1 to 25 of 3080
Page 1 of 124 1 2 3 4