Check out my most popular post, 15 Tips for a Girl Wanting to Hike the Appalachian Trail
The Appalachian Trail is 2,185 miles long and YES people do hike the entire thing.
10 Things You Need to Hike the Appalachian Trail. (Great info even if you're not doing that one!)
11 things I wish I'd known before hiking the Appalachian Trail
Sure, thru-hikers of the Appalachian Trail like spending time in the woods. But they also like getting drunk in trail towns. Here are the best places to do the latter.
Hope to hike the Appalachian Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail, the North Country Trail and the Continental Divide Trail
credit: Peter Dunn. It's a map of the famous Appalachian Trail, but done subway-style. The trail is so long - 2,184 miles/3,515 km - that even as a map it doesn't all fit on a screen.