Zach Davis is an Appalachian Trail and Pacific Crest Trail thru-hiker, author of Appalachian Trials, co-author of Pacific Crest Trials, owner and editor-in-chief at The Trek and co-host of Backpacker Radio, a new podcast for long distance backpackers. His life’s passions include backpacking, bad beer and good friends.
When I ask you to picture the mountains that span the Appalachian Trail, what comes to mind? Massive, majestic, daunting peaks?
Likely not—and you'd be right...
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