Published Apr 22, 2013
Appalachian Trail hikers in the vicinity the Pisgah National Forest, to the north and south of Hot Springs, NC -- especially the stretch running north to the Tennessee border -- are warned once again about a highly contagious stomach bug that is making life miserable for hikers.
These shelters have been especially slammed:
Hand sanitizer alone is less effective than frequent, thorough hand washing with water and soap.
Remember, whatever doesn't kill you will make you stronger.
Tags: Tourism, Appalachian Trail, Hiking, and News
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