Adventurers are furiously planning their 2016 hikes. Let's hope they take Doctor Grumpy's One-Day Preparation Course for Thru-Hikers!
Doctor Grumpy believes newbies especially need his free advice. Anyone not satisfied gets a cheerful refund!
Doctor Grumpy's One-Day Preparation Course for Thru-Hikers is good practice for hiking the Appalachian Trail for six months. Honest.
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Thinking of attempting a thru-hike of the AT? Read Doctor Grumpy's Ten Tips for Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers before you hit the Trail.
The best trail mix is healthy, tasty and beneficial. So is this Appalachian Trail advice that will inspire you and empower you to thrive the Trail.
Doctor Grumpy does not know all or see all, but he has Seven Predictions for how the Appalachian Trail might change in between now and 2025.
Published Feb 18, 2015. Interested in the 2015 2015 Wilderness Skills Institute training held in May at the Cradle of Forestry in NC? Apply by February 25th or soon afterward.
Published Aug 6, 2015. The Appalachian Trail Conservancy -- protectors of the AT -- and Leave No Trace, which teaches hikers & campers to "leave no trace," have a common goal.