Appalachian Trail

The Atlantic Coast Pipeline was going to be built under the Appalachian Trail through West Virginia, Virginia and North Carolina.
The decision, written by conservative Justice Clarence Thomas, removes one of several obstacles facing the project.
The proposed 600-mile-long Atlantic Coast Pipeline would bisect the Appalachian Trail, the Blue Ridge Parkway and a pair of national forests.
“To survive those deployments in Iraq and to die like this is just devastating,” Ronald Sanchez's former wife said.
6. Rangitoto Island Loop - Auckland, New Zealand New Zealand is one of the best places for endless, beautiful scenery and
As a kid in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, one of the small pleasures was to venture outside during the magic hour
Conservation groups are rallying against the Mountain Valley Pipeline.
The bridge features horizontal weatherboard on its sides and is supported by stone abutments. As we gathered our water bottles
4,330,207 steps, 345,122 calories, 2,190 miles: How do you measure the Appalachian Trail?
She's defying odds with the help of groundbreaking technology.
To be human is to feel uneasiness or even dread. But not all humans allow themselves the self-awareness to recognize painful experiences and use those experiences as a catalyst for personal exploration and to make decisions that are good for them and only them.
The Great Smokies demonstrated something to me that I so easily forget when I dwell solely on human's degradation of the environment: nature is resilient, when given the chance
Like many women who watched the movie 'Wild,' I was inspired by Cheryl Strayed's courage and how she was able to turn her grief and desperation into triumph. And I wondered if I could do something similar.
The Land and Water Conservation Fund fostered an idea endemic to our country: that precious landscapes should be set aside for the long-term enjoyment of all, not the short-term gain of a few.
Though often remote, the Appalachian Trail was a route like any other. Ordinary roads ran near it and intersected it as it wound its way around towns, over rivers and across forested valleys. What was to stop me from tracking the trail by . . . car?
The Appalachian Trail is back in the news these days. Some of us have indelible memories of our experiences on the trail. Here's my tale of tracing the entire length of it, years back, in, uh, a rented Geo Prizm.