Useful Links

Go to our Announcements page to view club announcements and changes to the hiking schedule.

Some Useful Links to Other Websites:

Appalachian Trail Distance Calculator - Calculate the distance between shelters and other landmarks along the AT.

NOAA Weather - Enter location by name or zipcode to get the latest weather forecast. - All sorts of information on hiking and the Appalachian Trail. - More information about the Appalachian Trail

Appalachian Trail Guide - Downloads a complete guide to the Appalachian Trail in PDF format, compiled by hikers and updated frequently. Especially useful if you carry a smartphone with you while hiking.

Tennessee Landforms - A repository of waypoint data for many Tennessee landforms for those of you using a GPS.

AT Shelters - About everything you wanted to know about all of the Appalachian Trail shelters, including GPS data and some photos.

Old Timers Hiking Club - Located in Johnson City, they hike every Monday and Wednesday. 

Johnson City Hiking Club - Weekly hikes every Saturday.

Hiking for Beginners - Useful tips for beginning hikers with links to other helpful guides.

Photos by Sharon Posniak