Great Stories of Hiking the AT
Among the many hiker memoirs and trail stories, this book is legendary, the acclaimed collection of first-person accounts from the original hikers' the ones who proved that it could be done and inspired generations to come.
Stories of the original trailblazers and the first thruhikers
Reprinted from the out-of-print Rodale 2-volume Hiking the Appalachian Trail (1975)
New foreword by Dave Startzell, executive director of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy.