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Dahlonega’s Trail Fest & Spring on Springer

Trail Fest in Dahlonega, GA, March 14-16, 2014

Doesn’t matter if you call it “Spring on Springer” or Trail Fest, Dahlonega is the first town to celebrate our heroes who are about to embark on the quest of a lifetime: thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail from Georgia’s Springer Mountain all the way to Maine’s Mount Katahdin. The fun gets underway on Friday, March 14th […]

Boiling Springs’ Appalachian Trail Celebration

boiling springs ATC

The Appalachian Trail (AT) turns 75 on August 14, 2012.  The original trail took more than 15 years to build and was completed on August 14, 1937. Thousands of lives have been changed by strolling along or thru-hiking the AT — the world’s longest hiking-only footpath. The AT meanders 2,181 miles from Springer Mountain in […]