Every post addresses dogs on the Appalachian Trail. Are you interested in section hiking the AT with your dog? Maybe you want to attempt a thru hike! We’ve documented a 2018 dog thru hike attempt and tried to create one place where you can find out about hiking the AT with a dog. Finally, check out the Appalachian Trail specific page for even more info! Also take a look at the AT specific forum for any additional unanswered questions. Happy hiking with your pup!
There are plenty of social media groups with arguments going back and forth about thru hiking with. If you want to get opinions by reading some of these, that is fine. However, at the end of the day you and your vet know your dog and what your dog is capable of. Above all, don't let others positive ...READ MORE +
Believe it or not, you absolutely CAN use Uber and Lyft with your dog while on a long distance hike. I had no idea this was possible before hiking the Northern half of the Appalachian Trail in 2018. Here are some basics...READ MORE +
The following is a list of the items Toby used for our 900 mile Appalachian Trail trek. There are endless options for your dog in terms of gear, but here is what I chose!READ MORE +