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Category Archives: The Hike
Trail Journal “How about Key West to Canada”. We’d been talking about hiking the Florida Trail and the Appalachian Trail. Bear in mind when we say, ” we’ve been talking about this” it means Chuck (Swamp Eagle) on the … Continue reading
Tuesday 12/28/99 Chuck was dropped off at the beginning of the Florida Trail by our son-in-law, EJ. The actual sanctioned start is at Oasis Ranger Station on Hwy 41, however, most folks consider the trailhead on Loop Road to be … Continue reading
Tuesday 2/1/00 20 miles/613 total 39 trail days. Juniper Springs to CR 314. On the trail at 8AM, all morning I was hiking through Juniper Prairie Wilderness Area. The hiking was great; cool, light fog with sun coming through. It … Continue reading
Wednesday 3/1/00 14 miles/1109 total. 67 trail days. Dismal Creek on SR 20 to Freeport. This morning we worked on “logistical chores”. I had some work to do on both vehicles, Betty got on an internet phone line to … Continue reading
Thursday 3/9/00 21 miles/1244 total. 74 trail days. Alabama CR 37, 2 miles north of FL State Line to Open Pond Campground. Shortly after Betty and Mae dropped me at the start point, I hiked through the fog to Bradley, … Continue reading
Tuesday 3/21/00 20 miles/1471 total. 86 trail days. 1 miles north of SR 148 on CR 18 to 4 miles northeast of Porter Gap Trailhead on the Pinhoti Trail. We were up early packing. Betty packed for her drive to … Continue reading
Saturday 1 Apr 00 8 miles/1557 total. FR 55 to FR 500. 97 Trail Days. Since I survived the trail hike yesterday, we thought we would do it again today. The trail went up a long rocky ridge and peaked … Continue reading
Thursday 4/6/00 24 miles/1617 total 102 Trail Days. Cave Springs, GA. to Rome, GA. We moved the RV ahead to a state run Lock and Dam on Coosa River a few miles southwest of Rome, Georgia. Betty took me back … Continue reading
Appalachian Trail Journal Index Springer Mountain, Georgia to Baxter Peak (Katahdin), Maine 5/1/00 Springer Mountain, Georgia 5/15/00 Davenport Gap, Tennessee 6/1/00 Mt. Rogers, Virginia 6/15/00 Long Mountain, Virginia 7/1/00 Harpers Ferry, West Virginia 7/15/00 Little Gap, Pennsylvania 8/1/00 Berkshires in … Continue reading
Monday 5/1/00 19 miles/1745 total. 109 trail days. SR 60 at Toomi Mountain to Springer Mountain to Three Forks. It is not yet 8 AM, I have already flushed three wild turkeys and am standing on top of Tooni Mountain … Continue reading