Appalachian Trail

Our amazing Adele Ritchie (from Moyhu), is off on another epic adventure having conquered the Alpine Walking Track (“only” 655km) and the Hume and Hovell track (426km) over the last few years, accompanied by local club bushwalkers.

Today she has completed 100 days on the famed Appalachian Trail in eastern USA by herself, and is now about one third of the way along the 3,500km track!

She started in the deep south state of Georgia on April 1st, and is now level with Washington DC, heading towards the far north state of Maine.

If you wish to follow Adele’s journey she has a detailed blog at https://adelesappalachiantrailexperience.com/ (see link below) which she seems to update every month.

Adele’s Appalachian Trail

See also Appalachian Trail Conservancy


Coming Events

Saturday, 14th July.

Whorouly Ridgetop.

Adrian, 5721 5327

A scenic easy/medium walk of approx 8km. The walk is mainly through private property, taking in a highlight of the Hume and Hovell 1824 expedition, where a saddle was crossed before the expedition entered the “Oxley Plains”.

This is mostly an easy walk, but the hills require some effort.

Friday, 20th July.

Everton Upper to Baarmutha.

Adrian and Helen, 5721 5327

An easy walk of approx 10km along a scenic part of the rail trail from Everton Upper to Baarmutha.

Excellent views over the Ovens Valley.

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