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Subject:  Re: AT Backpack trip Date:  2/21/2002  8:46 AM
Author:  HopsMaltYeast Number:  532 of 901

I did a couple of 1 & 2 day hikes in southern PA - like around Caledonia SP and down into Harpers Ferry in Maryland and found it fascinating. There were some nice vistas, I thought.

I lived near Atlanta for many years and have most of my experience there. I've done all of the AT from Springer to Fontana Dam in NC and there are some astounding views there. I've done many sections multiple times down there. Then pieces of it in the Smokies.

But I found the difference in geology in PA/MD area amazing. Some of it was v