Monday, April 18, 2016

AT 2016 -> Days 17-27 (4/14-4/24) (miles 266-469)

Photos from the last 200 miles of trail from Hot Springs NC to Damascus VA.  

The first 3 states and 465 miles are now in the books.  Up next is 540 miles through Virginia, the longest state of the AT.  

Hot Springs, NC mile 274

Trail goes right down Main Street in Hot Springs

Crossing Tenn route 212 at Devil's Fork Gap 

Mile 319, approaching Big Bald
Sunrise near Big Bald mile 321

Morning on Big Bald
Looking up Grassy Ridge Bald, Roan Highlands area

Little Hump Mtn, TN mile 385

Crossing the "Hardcore Cascades" mile 409


Piped spring with cold water that doesn't need filtering, lots of these along the southern AT

Old cabin just before Dennis Cove, mile 418


Laurel Fork Falls, TN

Trail along Laurel Fork

Pasture walking in Tennessee

Morning fog mile 450

Tenn/Virginia border

Damascus, VA mile 469

Trail through downtown Damascus, VA

Woodchuck Hostel, Damascus VA