AT-Roan Highlands Day 1: Indian Grave Gap to “The Apple Orchard”

Having delayed a couple days due to the severe storms in the region, I was dismayed when a small rain cloud came over at 8am while I waited at the Mountain Harbour B&B for my shuttle ride.  Fortunately it was short lived, and I was on the road by 8:30am.  David was great in giving …

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AT – Roan Highlands Day 2: The Apple Orchard to Roan High Knob

One of the mistakes I made on this trip was related to sleeping.  Having watched the weather reports closely, I believed the low temperatures in the evening were going to be in the 60s, even at elevation.  Given that my sleeping bag is rated for 25, I opted to just bring a sheet with me …

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