Tags » Neel's Gap

Ca sent la faim! Mt Springer (GA)

Le soleil est à présent haut dans le ciel totalement bleu. Le sentier monte direct bien raide et il commence déjà à faire trop chaud. Un peu plus loin dans la forêt toujours aussi dénudée de ses feuilles, un bruit soudain comme des coups de fusils: la chute d’un arbre.

828 more words
East Coast

Woods Hole to Wolf Laurel Mountain

“Now we can actually see some shit!” I hollered out to everybody after we’d emerged from our sleeping bags into the first peeks of daylight. I sipped my coffee, pacing from one end of the shelter to the other, taking in my first mountain side morning. 1,456 more words


In northern Georgia, at the top of Blood Mountain is one of the most wonderful views you will see in the area. The mountain is crowned by Walasi-Yi (pronounced… 127 more words

Black And White

In Case You Missed It - The MTX Tour!

Our little town of Blairsville has seen some interesting technological influx in the last few months. Google has been offering to do high resolution, virtual tours through Google Maps all throughout the local area. 161 more words

Reinventing the Shake Down!

Mountain Crossings has been well known for the gear shake down for many decades. Each thru hiker season, hundreds, now thousands, of hikers pass through the shop to dump what they have found they don’t want and to pick up what they didn’t know they needed. 423 more words

Neel's Gap to Unicoi Gap (Overnight on the AT!)

A few weeks ago, Will and I took the dogs out on an overnight trip on the AT! Part of what I loved about this trip in particular was meeting thru hikers starting out in Georgia. 244 more words


The Fog

After sleeping in the Blood Mountain Cabins I wasn’t quite rested,the sound of rain reminded me of mice and kept me up most of the night. 654 more words