The Towers of the South: A Visual Journey

A visual compilation of the views from and of the southern Appalachian Trail's fire and lookout towers.


To Hike the Approach Trail or Not?

To Approach Trail, or Not to Approach Trail? When starting your NOBO thru-hike, you may wonder if you should partake in the trail leading up to Springer Mountain. Here is my experience and why you should and shouldn't bother.