Mysterious. Remarkable. Unforgettable! Among the avian residents you’ll encounter as you hike or backpack the Appalachian Trail, the barred owl is king, both in appearance and in the memorable call it makes.
Preparing for and hiking the Appalachian Trail
Mark's adventures in hiking and backpacking.
Planning a Thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail
Appalachian Trail / Bike Across America / Pacific Crest Trail
My hiking adventures
Adventures in Thru-Hiking
Welcome happy haunts!
To search, To learn, To follow
Adventures of an Outgoing Introvert
Life of the Wanderlust
a runner's transition to hiking & backpacking