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Mt Sterling hike via Baxter Creek trail – 5000 footer in the Great Smoky Mountains

I attempted another 3 day backpacking trip in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. I started in the Big Creek Campground area on Baxter Creek trail. I made it about half way into my hike before the rain started pouring. It rained the rest of my hike. I set up my tent in the rain and after sitting in my tent for a couple of hours, I checked the weather and saw more storms coming and decided […]

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