Even if you missed the festivals in Dahlonega, GA or Franklin, NC or Bryson City, NC, you can catch a glimpse of how much fun we had.
Here are a few moments captured from the 2012 Trail Fest in downtown Dahlonega, the coolest unknown town in America.
Sorry you can't sample the food or look at all the fabulous gear that was displayed ... and you missed meeting many very kind and dedicated Appalachian Trail volunteers, but there's always next time.
We'll see you there!
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Gather 'round and take a look at a few Pictures from Dahlonega Trail Fest 2015, a time to celebrate the new hiking season & those who are going to rock it.
If Scarlett O'Hara were alive, she'd dwell near Dahlonega, GA, with its iconic town square & annual Dahlonega Trail Festival honoring the Appalachian Trail.
Dahlonega, GA's Trail Fest is the first celebration of the new year's crop of would-be Appalachian Trail thru-hikers marching to Mt. Katahdin in Maine.
If you spend enough time around the iconic town square in Dahlonega, Georgia, during their Appalachian Trail Fest 2014, you'll want to hike the Trail too.
Dahlonega, Georgia, is an Appalachian Trail Community that hosts the annual Spring on Springer to send thru-hikers on their way in style.