Jeffrey H. Ryan Hiker Author Photographer Speaker Podcaster Director

5 Great Appalachian Trail Hikes

Looking to hike for a week or two on America’s oldest multi-state trail? Here are a few section hikes to consider. I’m often asked “What’s your favorite section of the AT?” or a slight variation, “If I wanted to do a section of the AT, what would you recommend?” After dispensing with the usual disclaimers […]

Tips for hiking on the Appalachian Trail During Hunting Season

Some people assume that hunting is not allowed on the Appalachian Trail. It’s a dangerous assumption to make. The fact is that hunting is only forbidden on the 900 or so miles of the Trail that cross National Park Service land. Wherever you are hiking, it’s easy to imagine that you will be safe if […]