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Monthly Archives: March 2013

Day 3

Had a rough day today. Got up with very sore knees. Had a hiker I met offer to take Gus off my hands for about half if our 9 miles hike into Lance Creek. Thanks Tina. I had my first trail magic today. After leaving Gooch Mountain around 9:45am I made it to Gooch Gap … Continue reading »

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Day 2

Hey everyone. Got up around 8:00am this morning at Stover Creek Shelter. Ate breakfast and packed up all my gear and left around 9:30am. Was hiking with one of the same guys from yesterday. We left each others company after eating lunch at Hawk Mountain shelter after hiking 6 miles. It was a beautiful day … Continue reading »

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Day 1!!!

Made it up the approach trail from Amicalola State Park to Springer Mountain (southern Appalachian Trail terminus). It was around 11.6 miles and I can feel it. Gus did great. We are now playing ball…he never stops. Met three hikers at the Hiker Hostel. We hiked together and are now staying the night at Stover … Continue reading »

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One Week Left

Hey everyone. Just a quick update about my upcoming AT hike. Only a week left until I will be on the trail. Everything is packed and ready to go. Me and Gus will be leaving for Georgia next Wednesday, March 13th and starting down the approach trail at Amicalola Falls State Park on March 15th! … Continue reading »

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