By George, Saturday is going to be a great day at Mountain Crossings at Walasi-yi as they host their Fall Family Fun Fest!
Head to Neel Gap on Saturday, September 27, 2014, for music, gear raffles, a s'mores station and more.
It's Family Hiking Day! Bring your family or come and meet a new one.
George Seamon and her fabulous crew have the pumpkins on display, the Barker Brothers tuning their instruments and the food lined up. She has even reserved perfect fall weather for this delightful event.
News Flash! ~ Richard Judy, author of THRU: An Appalachian Trail Love Story, will be signing books at around 3:30 Saturday. Richard donates 100% of the book's proceeds to the Appalachian Trail Museum!
That's a great deal for everyone.
Live music will kick off at 1 p.m. with the Barker Brothers Bluegrass Band. Angie Herndon, with Mountain Hope Pottery, will give a demonstration on her wheel at 2 p.m.
Hikers can talk with gear representatives and have the chance to win new gear, including daypacks, headlamps, trekking poles and more.
All proceeds from the raffle will benefit the Georgia Appalachian Trail Club.
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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.
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 Scarlett O'Hara were alive, she'd dwell near Dahlonega, GA, with its iconic town square & annual Dahlonega Trail Festival honoring the Appalachian Trail.
Georganna and Logan Seamon have breathed new life into Mountain Crossings, one of America's best outfitters, at Neel Gap (below Blood Mountain) in Georgia.
Blood Mountain is peaceful today. That hasn't always been true. In fact, it's a former battlefield.
Appalachian Trail hiker Geraldine Largay, whose Trail name was "Inchworm" due to her speed, disappeared from the Trail in Maine one year ago. Where is she?