Monthly Archives: July 2017

Back at the Appalachian Trail – Day 1

Back at the Appalachian Trail - Day 1. Up early and hiking at 6:24am. I anticipated an easy 9.5-mile walk to NH Hwy 25 where I'd walk 0.3 miles east to the Hikers Welcome hostel to pick up a food box then get back on the trail.
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Back to the Appalachian Trail!

Betsy drove me to the Denver International Airport arriving at 8:45 am.  Uneventful trip through security. My flight on Southwest departed on time and arrived five minutes early. I hustled off the plane to find the bus pick up area. That done, I walked to baggage claim to get my pack. I had 20 minutes…
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Next Week, I’ll Be Hiking the AT

Next Saturday, July 22, I’ll resume my AT hike at Hanover, NH. My preparations are nearly complete. I decided to resupply with food boxes mailed to various visitor centers, hostels, and motels along or near the route. Two of the boxes are in the mail with two more to go out this Wednesday. My wife,…
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