Appalachian Trail Day 27 - Hot Springs - Spring Mountain
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Appalachian Trail Day 27 - Hot Springs - Spring Mountain

Appalachian Trail Day 27 03-26-01   Day 27 11.6 miles, AT 281.1 Hot Springs - Spring Mountain 10:30 - 2:15 PM  3,300 Feet I had a great breakfast at Elmers.  Hit the post office and sent some stuff back.  The pack weighed…
Appalachian Trail Day 26 - Hot Springs, NC
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Appalachian Trail Day 26 - Hot Springs, NC

Appalachian Trail Day 26 03-25-01  Day 26 0 Miles, Zero Day 3 Hot Springs In Hot Springs waiting for the mail.  I bought food and a new journal and a conversion kit for my MSR water bag to make it a camel back.  Less weight to…
Appalachian Trail Day 25 - Roaring Fork Shelter - Hot Springs, NC
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Appalachian Trail Day 25 - Roaring Fork Shelter - Hot Springs, NC

Appalachian Trail Day 25 03-24-01 Day 25  7:45 am - 13.5 miles, 269.5 AT miles Roaring Fork - Hot Springs 50-60°, Sunny/partly cloudy Snow for half of the day then actual soil. Got up early today and hit the trail at 7:45…
Craig Fowler - Appalachian Trail Day 24 - Groundhog - Roaring Fork Shelter
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Appalachian Trail Day 24 - Groundhog - Roaring Fork Shelter

Appalachian Trail Day 24 03-23-01 Day 24  7:00 AM to 1:20 PM 11.3 miles, AT  -  256.0 Groundhog  -  Roaring Fork Shelter Sunny 60°, Crusty snow in AM, mush in PM Got up early to beat the mushy snow and I think the frozen…
Craig Fowler - Appalachian Trail Day 23 - Davenport Gap - Groundhog Shelter
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Appalachian Trail Day 23 - Davenport Gap - Groundhog Shelter

Appalachian Trail Day 23 03-22-01  Day 23 9.6 miles, AT  -  244.7 Davenport Gap  -  Groundhog Shelter 60° - Sunny Today I got up had some Frosted Flakes and toast.  I showered, packed and left for the trail.   The ride…
Appalachian Trail Day 22 - Maryville Tennessee
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Appalachian Trail Day 22 - Maryville Tennessee

Appalachian Trail Day 22 03-21-01 Day 22 0 miles, 235.1 AT Miles Maryville, Tennessee Zero Day #2   Today I hung out at Aunt Ruths house.  I read, bird watched, went shopping for food, clothes, and other stuff.  I…
Appalachian Trail Day 21 - Tri Corner Knob - Davenport Gap
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Appalachian Trail Day 21 - Tri Corner Knob - Davenport Gap

Appalachian Trail Day 21 03-20-01 Day 21, 7:30 AM 1:20 PM 15.7 miles, AT  -  235.1 Tri-corner -  Davenport Gap Day 6 of rain Snow, wind (strong), rain and sleet.   Last night we had a noisy bunch at the shelter. I…
Appalachian Trail Day 20 - Icewater Spring - Tri-corner Knob Shelter - Great Smoky Mountains
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Appalachian Trail Day 20 - Icewater Spring - Tri-corner Knob Shelter

Appalachian Trail Day 20 03-19-01 - Day 20 8:25 AM  –  2:25 PM 12.6 miles, AT  –  219.4 Icewater Spring  –  Tri-corner Knob Shelter (5,920 feet) Cold in the AM - warmer in the PM Today's hiking was spectacular. …
Appalachian Trail Day 19 - Double Spring Gap - Icewater Spring Shelter
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Appalachian Trail Day 19 - Double Spring Gap - Icewater Spring Shelter

Appalachian Trail Day 19 03-18-07 Day 19, 8:30 AM ® 3:50 PM 13.8 miles, AT  –  206.8 Double Spring Gap  –  Icewater Spring Shelter - 5,920 feet Cloudy and cold to start, warmed up to 60 +/- and cleared up. Today saw…
Craig Fowler - Appalachian Trail Day 18 - Spence Field - Double Spring Shelter
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Appalachian Trail Day 18 - Spence Field - Double Spring Shelter

Appalachian Trail Day 18 03-17-01 Day 18 Start 8:24 AM - Finish 3:11 PM 13.5 miles, AT – 193.8 Spence Field → Double Spring Shelter - 5,000′ Today was a good day of hiking. A little cold and not many views. I finally got some views…