Welcome the the Appalachian Trail Podcast.
The AT Radio Show, or Appalachian Trail Podcast, intends to bring information, insight, and most importantly, entertainment to all those who enjoy everything the trail has to offer. All our episodes are available for download right from our site so you can listen to our podcast wherever and whenever you like. You can also subscribe to our podcast on itunes to automatically get our latest episodes straight to your computer.
New Season of Episodes Coming Winter 2014
The Appalachian Trail Radio Show would like to sincerely thank everyone who has listened to our episodes and supported the show. Plans for a new season are currently underway. It looks like new episodes will begin around January or February of 2014. We intend to bring new and improved quality to upcoming episodes, including a new microphone for better audio quality as well as video podcasts for certain episode. We also want to hear from our listeners to see what topics or guests would like to hear. Please direct all suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Episode 16: A. Digger Stolz Download
AT Radio talks to author of “Stumbling Thru – Book 1 Hike Your Own Hike” A. Digger Stolz. Digger talks about leaving the corporate world to thru hike the Appalachian Trail. He then took his talents to University of Alaska Fairbanks where he earned an MFA. Shortly after, Digger began the project which we discuss. More information on the book, including how you can purchase a copy is found below.
To learn more or purchase a copy go to Amazon.com
Episode 15: Warrior Hike Download
AT Radio talks to the Founder of Warrior Hike Sean. Sean shares with us how he and Mark raised money for Wounded Veterans during their thru-hike last year. He also shares how the program has shifted into helping veterans transition from combat to everyday life.
Episode 14: Tell it on the Mountain Download
AT Radio speaks with the creators of the film “Tell it on the Mountain – Tales from the Pacific Crest Trail”, Lisa Diener and Shaun Carrigan. “Tell it on the Mountain” is a new documentary film that follows half a dozen of the 300 or so hikers who attempt the Pacific Crest Trail every year. You’ll find some of the Pacific Crest Trail’s heavy weights featured in the film including Scott Williamson (multiple PCT record holder) and Billygoat (John Muir look-alike and trail fixture). You even get a chance to join along with Donna Saufley (Agua Dulce’s “Hiker Heaven” trail host extraordinaire herself) while she section hikes the high sierra. The links below allow you to preview the film, purchase the film, and enter a free giveaway.
Preview the film “Tell it on the Mountain – Tales from the Pacific Crest Trail” at Youtube.com
Purchase the film “Tell it on the Mountain – Tales from the Pacific Crest Trail” at Tellitonthemountain.com
Episode 13: Pressure D Download
AT Radio talks to “Pressure D” live from the trail in Hot Springs, North Carolina. Pressure D is now 273 miles into his northbound thru-hike. We catch up with Pressure D on his progress since we last talked to him in January. Pressure D is a hammock hiker so he shares with us the pros and cons of camping with a hammock.
To follow Pressure D’s hike go to his blog at Postholer.com/pressureD