Monday, April 22, 2019 9:25 pm
Location: Thunder Rock Campground (93.7 miles)

Today was our second-longest day on the BMT so far, 17.4 miles to a campground on the Ocoee River, and continued our streak of barely seeing anyone on trail.

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Sunday, April 21, 2019 9:26 pm
Location: Peter Cove Branch (76.3 miles)

Fourteen miles today brought CareFree and I to our last full day in Georgia, as we continue heading north.

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Saturday, April 20, 2019 9:49 pm
Location: Hatley Gap (62.3 miles)

After a nice evening in Blue Ridge, CareFree and I were ready to get back on the trail. Only the drizzle outside and continued threat of rain later in the day slowed us down.

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Friday, April 19, 2019 9:32 pm
Location: US 76 / Blue Ridge (50.6 miles)

A rainy night left us a bit damp in the morning (and our tent positively soaking), but the prospect of food, showers, and a warm bed in Blue Ridge lifted our spirits.

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Thursday, April 18, 2019 9:35 pm
Location: Campsite 46.1 (46.1 miles)

A very long day today was set in motion by something we can’t yet control: the weather. With a sizable storm aiming at us, we pushed further than we planned in an attempt to stay as dry as possible tomorrow.

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