Green spring-like conditions along a hiking trail near Craggy Gardens in Western North Carolina leads the adventurous through the Rhododendron thickets and lush ferns of the Southern Appalachian Blue...
SEBEC, Maine — Bill Irwin, the first blind hiker to complete the Appalachian Trail without assistance, has died in Maine at the age of 73.A posting on Irwin's website says he died of prostate cancer on March 1, the ... FULL ARTICLE AT Boston Herald
The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) (formerly Appalachian Trail Conference) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the conservation of the Appalachian Trail, which runs from Maine to Georgia. The Conference works to protect the trail's 2,175 miles (3,500 km), 250,000 acre (1,000 km²) greenway, and coordinates the work of some thirty hiking clubs performing trail maintenance.
The trail was... Full
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