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The body of 39-year-old Michael Camiso was found Tuesday in Caratunk, Maine. Camiso went missing earlier in May, and it has been surmised that he
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At over 550 trail miles, Virginia is the longest state on the Appalachian Trail. Hikers reach the state line at mile 466, three miles
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Update 4/26/18, 4:17pm MST: Nope is alive! He posted to his Instagram account a short time ago. UPDATE: @trailname_nope is alive and well! Deep
Little makes a weary backpacker happier than peeling off dirty, wet hiking clothes and crawling into a sleeping bag at the end of a long day. While
After leaving Georgia at Bly Gap (mile 78), the Appalachian Trail climbs and descends through North Carolina for 96 miles, hits the Tennessee state
Your tent is one of the most important—if not the most important—piece of gear for your long-distance hike. It's literally your home away from home.
The AT in Georgia is 79 miles long, starting at Springer Mountain outside Dahlonega, and stretching to the North Carolina border right before Bly
Your headlamp is something you can throw in your pack (preferably in an accessible place) and forget about... then be really, really glad you have it