Tag Archives: Fontana Dam

“The key to a successful hike: Have them!”

This is one of the phrases that Brian Green (from Brian’s Backpacking Blog) coined as the 3 of us were walking northbound along the AT, rather than southbound as we had planned… I will admit, the hike that we had … Continue reading

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Wayah Gap to Sassafras Gap Shelter

Day 1: Wayah Gap to Wesser Bald Shelter Distance: 15.7 miles Start: 9:40 AM Finish: 6:30 PM (?) Beginning Pack Weight: 20.2 lbs Gizmo Joe and I began our hike Thursday am at Wayah Gap around 9:40 am. We began … Continue reading

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