The Appalachian Trail

By Jeffrey Goldberg

I'm not hiking it (literally or euphemistically) but I'm heading out today for Colorado, which is like the Appalachian Trail but with less air. A bunch of us from The Atlantic will be there in the coming days for the Aspen Ideas Festival. Blogging will be light for the next little while because I'll be busy testing my ideas on the elk.

This article available online at:

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2009/06/the-appalachian-trail/20092/