MD/PA hike, day 9

Sunday, September 27th, 2015Start: Hertline Campsite End: Port ClintonMileage: 18.5 (+0.2 for missed turn on AT) I fell asleep relatively quickly last night, considering the noise at the campsite. I was asleep by ~9:15pm and then was up at 6:20am. Many of the Boy Scouts were already milling about, waving their flashlights every which way. … Continue reading MD/PA hike, day 9

MD/PA hike, day 8

Saturday, September 26th, 2015Start: camping beyond Yellow Springs Village SiteEnd: Hertline Campsite Mileage: 26.8 (+0.6 for water) Last night, I didn’t have cell service. As soon as I finished dinner, wrote up my blog post, and got horizontal, I fell asleep and slept very soundly (for backpacking) until 5:30am. I snoozed until 6:30am. I then … Continue reading MD/PA hike, day 8

MD/PA hike, day 7

Friday, September 25th, 2015Start: Duncannon/The Doyle End: camping beyond Yellow Springs Village SiteMileage: 25.3 (+0.3 for water) I started out of Duncannon at 7am sharp. After some road walking, I entered the woods and climbed. I passed over unnamed view (1346′), Table Rock (1347′), Kinter View (1320′), past Horeshoe trail (1650′), and Rattling Run (1533′). … Continue reading MD/PA hike, day 7