Congrats to These 2018 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers! (Week of July 22)

July is giving way to August, and the very first of the northbound thru-hikers are answering the siren song of Mount Katahdin. A huge round of applause for these brand-spanking-new thru-hikers!

Whether you’re going northbound, southbound, or flip-flopping, we want to feature the photo of you crossing the finish line! This week contains photos submitted by hikers who have finished by July 22, 2018.

Be sure to email your photos to [email protected] and include your trail name and completion date!

Trail Name: Ducky
Summit Date: July 16, 2018

Trail Names: (L-R) Brightside, Michigan, Snapper, and Screaming Eagle
Summit Date: July 21, 2018

Trail Name: Homebound
Summit Date: July 13, 2018

Trail Name: Patches
Summit Date: June 29, 2018

Trail Name: Honey Bear
Summit Date: July 16, 2018

Trail Names: Throwdown (left) and Ducky (right)
Summit Date: July 16, 2018

Trail Name: 2-Clicks
Summit Date: July 16, 2018

Trail Name: Bullfrog
Summit Date: June 23, 2018

Trail Names: No Excuse, Good Push, and Chimney
Summit Date: July 19, 2018

Trail Name: Moxie
Summit Date: June 30, 2018

Trail Name: Scoutmaster
Summit Date: June 23, 2018

Name: Noel Field
Summit Date: June 15, 2018


Trail Name: Hungry Cat
Summit Date: July 13, 2018

Trail Name: Zellow
July 1, 2018

“The AT was the most mentally, physically, and emotionally challenging thing I have ever done and, wow, was Katahdin a beautiful place to wrap it up!”

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  • Linda D : Jul 31st

    Awesome photos that make me smile. Well done hikers!


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