Category Archives: Appalachian Trail

Appalachian Trail – 5/1/00 – 5/15/00 Springer Mt, Georgia – Davenport Gap, Tennessee

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

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Appalachian Trail – 5/16/00 – 5/31/00 Davenport Gap, TN to Mt. Rogers, VA

Tuesday  5/16/00   21 miles/1996 total.  124 Trail Days.  Davenport Gap to Lemon Gap. It was a short climb out of Davenport Gap, then down about 1200 feet to cross the Pigeon River and I-40.  It was early and the 3000 … Continue reading

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Appalachian Trail – 6/1/00 – 6/15/00 Mt Rogers, VA – Mountain Road 633, VA

Thursday  6/1/00  23 miles/2277 total.  140 Trail Days.  Mt. Rogers Headquarters to VA 42. Zippitty Do Da, Zippitty A My, oh My, What a wonderful day Zippitty Do Da, Zippitty A I think I’m gonna like ole V-A. The thick … Continue reading

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Appalachian Trail – 6/16/00 – 6/30/00 – Mountain Rd 633, VA to Harpers Ferry, WV

Friday  6/16/00  17 miles/2560 total.  155 Trail Days.  Salt Log Gap (Mountain Road 633) to VA 56 at Tye River. At 4000 feet it was cool and foggy as we started hiking.  It rained last night and the trail was … Continue reading

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Appalachian Trail – 9/16/00 – 9/22/00 Little Wilson Falls, ME to Mt. Katahdin, Baxter State Park, ME

Saturday  9/16/00  23 miles/3832 Total.  238 Trail Days.  Little Wilson Falls to Katahdin Iron Works Road.  Betty drove us the 50 miles plus to our drop off point, then “Mississippi Hiker” and I had a mile hike on a connector … Continue reading

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