Hikers and backpackers share their journals and photos from the Appalachian Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail, and others. Features updated journals from hikers currently hiking as well as a directory of more than 1000 hikers. Includes trail forums, books, galleries, RSS feeds, and links.
All in One Roll
An Appalachian Trail Journal from 1983. The story of Gonzo's 2138 mile journey along the AT, from Georgia to Maine, including a calendar with daily images from the hike.
Waldo Takes a Walk
Follow Waldo on his ongoing attempt to hike the length of the Appalachian Trail.
Photos and journal entries from an Appalachian Trail hike in 2001. Also includes other hikes within the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
GORP: Nina "Waterfall" Baxley, AT thruhiker
Trail dispatches from Nina "Waterfall" Baxley's solo southbound thru-hike over six months in 2000.
Earl Shaffer's 1965 Appalachian Trail Journal
The account of Earl Shaffer's 1965 southbound thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail, completed in 99 days. This journey earned Earl the distinction of being the first person to have thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail in both directions. Includes excerpts from Earl's previously unpublished poetry.
Five Million Steps
One hiker's journey from Georgia to Maine. Presented by Kodak eMagazine.
All Things Trudge
Includes journals, photos, and advice from a 2000 thru-hiker of the Appalachian Trail.