- "SQUEAKY"'s 2005 Triple Crown Journal
Squeky attempted to conquer the Triple Crown, that is: Appalachian Trail (AT), Continental Divide Trail (CDT) and Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) in one year. Read his journal here.
- Appalachian Trail 2002
The AT was Andrew Skurka's first thru-hike (many more followed) "so the learning curve was steep: I started with 50-pounds of stuff -- including 2-months worth of white gas, a trowel, an 8-lb Mountainsmith pack, 3 short-sleeve shirts, and a bunch of other unnecessary crap". Read his account, learn from his gear experience and enjoy the photo gallery.
- Appalachian Trail TrailQuest
Trailquest has a huge collection of links and walk reports on the Appalachian Trail.
- Big G's Place - Backpacking the Appalachian Trail
Big G's trail journal: "Total time on the trip was 6 wonderful months and 10 glorious days".
Flyin' Brain took the Appalachian Trail three times. In 2001 he finished the Big Three in one go: Appalachian Trail, Continental Divide Trail and Continental Crest Trail, the Triple Crown, 7371 miles in one year. Read the story.
- Sea-to-Sea Route 2004-05
In 2003, Andrew Skurka decided to hike from Sea to Sea. In the next year, he strung together the International Appalachian Trail, Appalachain Trail, Long Trail, North Country Trail, Continental Divide Trail and Pacific Northwest Trail to a 7,800 miles continuous traject. The route is in the far north of the US, bordering Canada. He walked east-west, starting in the summer and finishing next year early summer in the Rockies. Check his account, gear list, trip logs and photo gallery.
- Trail Journals, Backpacking and Hiking JournalsTrail Journals, Backpacking and Hiking Journals
All trail journals from the popular www.trailjournals.com regarding the Appalachian Trail, AT.
- Appalachian Trail | Travels | Francis Tapon
You'll find the complete journal and some advice including a gear list here. "Key to our strategy was to GoLite! Indeed, our average pack weight was only seven pounds!". They finished in three months and three weeks.
- AT 2003
Ken and Marcia's Trail Journal of the Appalachian Trail in 2003. Find their itinerary and their diary.
- Hamburger Wanderjung (German)
Report + pictures of European trail E9 from Polish/Russian to dutch border, E1 Sweden, Denmark + Northern Germany, Appalachian Trail + Pacific Crest Trail + Continental Divide Trail in USA.
- The Appalachian Trail 2004
Detailed account of a hike in 2004, including gear list and resupply strategy.
- Triple Crown One Year
An account of hiking the Triple Crown - three toughest trails in America, The Appalachian Trail (AT), the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT), and the Continental Divide Trail (CDT) - in one year, 2002, a year with lots of snow. They made it up to 5500 miles in 9.5 months.