Tony Pierce
                                After a snowstorm

Tony Pierce
                            My backpack at Brown Fork Gap

Tony Pierce
                                Brown Fork Gap Shelter

"When I think about doing this hike for six months, I almost go crazy missing things like baseball and television. Last night was incredibly cold and miserable I hate having to get up to go relieve myself. This morning I had a time with toilet paper trying to blow back on me (damn, I hate that)."
                          From my AT Journal, April 2007