Uhh … where did the trail go??? Pic from a recent trip to Beaver Creek, CO.

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View from Cool Springs Overlook at Fort Mountain State Park #besthikeswithkids

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Hoping that Santa puts some cool hiking stuff in your stocking. Merry Christmas 2018!

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Winter #hiking on the Appalachian Trail this weekend in Georgia.

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Bart Smith tells us what it was like to #hike and photograph ~34,000 miles on 30 National Scenic and Historical Trails in the U.S. Podcast 59 is live … https://ift.tt/2QYYPmU

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Finally got around to posting this hike from a Sept 2018 trip to the #Chattooga River. All this cold weather brings back some fond memories of summer #besthikeswithkids

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It’s been snowing a bit lately here in N.C.

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Signs it’s time for a hike …. the Hampton Inn gives you a room key with hikers on it!!!

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Farewell To Bill Irwin, First Blind Hiker To Hike The Appalachian Trail

I read Bill Irwin's book during my 1994 thru-hike - very inspiring.  He was the first blind hiker to hike the entire Appalachian Trail and did it with the assistance of his dog Orient.  Sad to hear that he has passed over the weekend: "Bill Irwin, who in 1990 became the first and only blind person to hike the entire length of the Appalachian Trail without human assistance or companionship, died Saturday morning." A video story on You Tube...             … [Read more...]

Naked Rambler Gets “”Long” Jail Sentence

From the Daily Echo in the UK....A HAMPSHIRE man dubbed the Naked Rambler has failed in a bid to challenge his latest jail sentence.Stephen Gough gained notoriety after walking naked from Land’s End to John o’Groats ten years ago – and has since been handed prison sentences totalling more than six years.The 54-year-old was jailed for 11 months in June after being found guilty of breaching an antisocial behaviour order (ASBO) which bans him from appearing in public with his genitals or buttocks uncovered.He had breached the order within minutes of being given it at Southampton Magistrates’ Court in February by appearing on the steps of the court completely naked – save for his socks, hiking boots and a … [Read more...]