Appalachian Trail Day 3 - Hawk Mtn - Gooch Gap

Appalachian Trail Day 3

03-02-01 Day 3   4:45 PM

8.5 miles, AT 16.1 .2 miles to Shelter

Hawk Mtn. – Gooch Gap Shelter

Day 1 of rain

Today was marked my longest hike ever.  It was the toughest day too.  Two people called it quits today (maybe).  It rained in the AM.  The hike was pretty hilly.  My toes are hot but no blisters.

Appalachian Trail Day 3 - Hawk Mtn - Gooch Gap

Gooch Gap Shelter

I saw only one (1) crow and a bunch of bluebirds.  Didn’t sleep well again last night.  Tonight it will be wet and damp.  Lots of snails on the trail.  I’m still with Josh, Trisha, Brad and Jerry.  Brett is at the same point in his first day.  Met our first south bounders.  Dinnertime is here!  Stayed at Gooch Shelter.

———-

Scatman

Get out there!

0 replies

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a Reply

What’s New in Our Store

Cool threads and more!

# of Bikes +1 T-Shirt

Available in Road, Gravel, Hard Tail, Full Suspension, and Bikepacking versions.

(men’s and women’s available).

Ride Eat Sleep Repeat T-Shirt

Bikepacking is pretty much riding, eating, sleeping then repeating.

(men’s and women’s available).

I Heart Cycling T-Shirt

Show your love for cycling with The Project’s I Heart Cycling T-Shirt.

(men’s and women’s available).

Checkout all our available products in our store, and thanks for the support!

Support the Project

Simply clicking on the links below with our affiliates supports the Project.

Or checkout our Deals page to save big!

Amazon - Clothes, Electronics, Sports Gear & Apparel, Automotive, Toys, Books, Music
Rei logo
affiliate-gossamer gear
competitive cyclist
Outdoor Research - Technical Outdoor Gear & Apparel
msr sponsor support - about
Platypus hydration evolved - hydration packs - filters - water storage - about -FINISH TIME CONTEST
Sealline logo marker of waterproof storage - about - FINISH TIME CONTEST
thermarest sponsor support - about
Yeti Coolers - Outdoor Gear

As an affiliate partner, One of Seven Project earns a commission for purchases made through any product, brand logo links, or banner ads on this page. Thanks for your support!