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Kent, CT    Friday, June 3, 2005, 8:45 ET
My dad showed up here in Kent a few days ago on May 31st, and I took a well deserved hiatus to good food, dry clothes, indoor heating, and a very soft bed, not to mention that I finally gave the ole&#

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Shenandoah Mtn, NY    29 May, 05 - 15:35
Less than 800 miles to go... I can't believe it. The weather's been a little soggy - I can't remember the last day I had without rain, but usually the day starts out beautifully - the afte

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Eckville Shelter    21 May, 05 - 09:10
Pennsylvania's rocks deserve every bit of bad publicity that they get. I think the whole state is one big boulder that's been slowly falling apart for the last million or so years. But I guess

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Duncannon, PA    14 May, 05 9:10 pm
Pennsylvania has definately turned out to be as rocky as I've heard, but despite all the turned ankles and stubbed toes, it has provided some pretty nice bouldering. Its really nice also now that

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Caledonia State Park, PA    10 May, 05 - 18:16
Well, the day finally came when I had to say goodbye to the South. Today, I crossed the Mason Dixon line into Pennsylvania, and now its only 1106 miles 'till Katahdin. The second and third days in

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Washington DC    5 May, 05 - 10:36
I walked 1000 miles to get here, and I'm not one bit disapointed. Last night we hitch-hiked from the trail into DC, and I got to throw frisbee in the Capitol's front yard while the sun set beh

Bear's Den Hostel    03 May, 05-17:36
Sorry it's been so long between dispatches lately; it's mostly on account of constant rain/cloud cover, and very long days that leave me completely exhausted. Well, the Shenandoahs were wonder

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Maupin Field    25 Apr, 05 - 19:48
Well, I finally have a little blue sky and sunshine above me. Seems like it's been ages since I've been dry; I was beginning to think that I'd gotten really lost and ended up in Eastern As

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