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Ga. river could be path to the coast for Appalachian Trail hikers

...route for hikers who finish the Appalachian Trail to continue south until they...Chattahoochee River as a way to allow Appalachian Trail hikers to reach the Gulf either...for adventure could hike the Appalachian Trail, and then get off the trail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-11/ga-river-could-be-path-coast-
After 75 years, Appalachian Trail still delivers adventure

...into his 24th hike along the Appalachian Trail."Each time we go, there...were completed.Today, the Appalachian Trail Conservancy estimates that 2 million...of the 700-member Georgia Appalachian Trail Club, whose volunteers help...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-07/after-75-years-appalachian-tr
New hiking route links to Appalachian Trail

...through north Georgia and Alabama as a new link to the Appalachian Trail. Volunteers have been working on the Pinhote Trail...connect urban, suburban and wilderness areas. "The Appalachian Trail is all wilderness backcountry. But the Pinhote will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/04/met_238020.shtml
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Bear threat on Appalachian Trail

...bear activity has led them to close a section of the Appalachian Trail in Northeast Georgia to camping until further notice...hiking still is allowed.The 2,175-mile-long Appalachian trail runs from Springer Mountain in Georgia to Mount Katahdin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-17/bear-threat-appalachian-trai
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Sanford slipped away to Appalachian Trail

COLUMBIA - South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford has been hiking along the Appalachian Trail, a spokesman said tonight, explaining an absence of several days. The lieutenant governor, other officials and even his wife...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/23/met_528565.shtml
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Augusta man nears end of Appalachian Trail journey

...Mount Katahdin, Maine, in early July to hike the Appalachian Trail.As is custom for thru-hikers, he gave himself...of his and Sashi's food. Along with pain, the Appalachian Trail delivered some once-in-a-lifetime rewards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-11-24/augusta-man-reaches-final-leg
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Former SC Gov. Sanford confirms engagement to mistress

...to visit under the cover story he was hiking the Appalachian Trail.Sanford said a statement announcing his engagement...days in 2009. Reporters were told he was hiking the Appalachian Trail. But when he returned to South Carolina, the father...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-08-26/former-sc-gov-sanford-co
Applachian trail: Wilderness, and civilization

ON THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL, Mass. - It's time to get your...You've faithfully followed the Appalachian Trail blazes - white, 2-by-6-inch...sign. You've been walking the Appalachian Trail through the Berkshires for almost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/10/liv_449843.shtml
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Across Georgia

Appalachian Trail land will stay undeveloped DAHLONEGA - A large tract of land near the southern end of the Appalachian Trail has been saved from development, thanks to an Atlanta family that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/23/met_435286.shtml
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Bears prompt no-camping rule on part of trail

...bear activity has led them to close a section of the Appalachian Trail in northeast Georgia to camping until further notice...hiking is still allowed.The 2,175-mile long Appalachian trail runs from Springer Mountain in Georgia to Mount Katahdin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-16/bears-prompt-no-camping-rule
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