Appalachian Archive

Appalachian Trail attack prompts safety website revisions

ROANOKE, Va. – A fatal stabbing on the Appalachian Trail has led the nonprofit that manages

Hikers Take to the Appalachian Trail to Escape the Real World. This Time, They Couldn’t.

ASHBY GAP, Va. — The hikers who embark on the Appalachian Trail are less a community

Fatal Stabbing on Appalachian Trail Is Uncovered Thanks to GPS and a Dog

Early on Saturday, sheriff’s deputies in southwest Virginia received an unusual message. An emergency signal had

Judge orders psych evaluation for Appalachian Trail suspect

For the past couple of weeks, hikers along the Appalachian Trail had been warning each other