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A Photographer's Favorite Images From The Appalachian Trail - The Trek

The 2018 Appalachian Trail hiking season is nearly upon us, and potential thru-hikers are setting off on an enormous journey. For me, having daily reminders of why I would even consider hiking 2000+ miles was important to my success. So, my fellow hikers, I present to you the top photos from my 2017 hike. Strive not only to be inspired, but to inspire others. The Great Smoky Mountains are one of the most amazing sections of the trail. ...

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Max Patch - Asheville Trails

Hike the Appalachian Trail at Max Patch, a grassy, bald mountain that’s covered in wildflowers, and one of North Carolina’s most popular AT hikes.

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The bottle tree - Appalachian History

Are your premises safe against haints, furies & other such ornery spirits? Seen a sudden upsurge of bottles dangling upside down in trees?

Bears Den on the Appalachian Trail looking out over the Shenandoah Valley, Virginia

Another image from Bears Den on the Appalachian Trail looking out over the Shenandoah Valley. Please take a moment and click on the image to see it large on a black background. And thank you in advance for looking at my work and for any comments, critiques and favorites. :) And please don't use my images without my consent.

history of the appalachian trail

The history of the Appalachian Trail is as complex as its construction, with the idea for the footpath birthed by Benton MacKaye in 1921.

Folklore or Forecast?: How Appalachian Culture Predicts and Conjures the Weather

The influence that weather has on human lives is large, yet largely unnoticed. Weather affects all our affairs be it economical, societal, religious, agricultural, etc. It can ruin our plans and ma…

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Enjoy the local crafts and art galleries, shop at the gift shop, and learn about the Appalachian Mountain culture and people.