The Grateful Hiker (hiker lounge), 94 Town Square, Suite E, 30512. (772) 321-0905
Page 3, Donald Ballard, (772) 321-0905, (706) 745-3306, , shuttles from the North Springs MARTA station or Gainesville to Amicalola Falls State Park or Springer and as far as Davenport Gap.
Page 5, North Georgia Mountain Outfitters has closed.
Page 61 (tables) mile 558.3 American Dreamer Hostel is closed. Bear Garden Hostel is 1.0 mile East on Va. 42.
Page 62 (tables) mile 576.0 St. Luke's Hostel changed its name to Garden Mountain Hostel
Page 83, Holy Family Church Hostel will have a new caretaker. The new phone number will be listed when available.
Page 87, Hikers should be aware due to the coronavirus pandemic the Troutville Town Park is closed until June 10 and perhaps beyond. No gatherings or camping until further notice.
Also, the annual hiker festival has been canceled. Other towns will most likely follow suit.
Page 129 (tables) The Rock and Sole Hostel is closed.
Page 144, It appears that the Blue Mountain B&B has closed for the foreseeable future.
Page 132, Burgundy Lane has changed hands. Call for availability, rates and services.
Page 139, Kind of Outdoorsy, now has a hostel, WiFi, showers, call 717-596-0016 for details.
Page 183, East Mountain Retreat Center in Monterey has closed, owner retired.
Page 184, Cobble View in Tyringham has closed.
Page 187, Bascom Lodge, (mile 1589.1) will be closed on Tuesdays when it opens for the 2020 season. Water will still be available at the spigot at the back of the building.
Page 239, Contrary to early reports the Hiker Hut will be open in 2020. (207) 670-8095, , rustic cabins and tent platform for A.T. hikers beside the Sandy River, open May 15–Sep 15, $30pp includes bunk, shower, shuttle into Rangeley (9 a.m., 1 p.m., 5 p.m.; return 10 a.m., 2 p.m., 8 p.m.); home-cooked meals sometimes available ($7), laundry ($5); private huts $40s/$60d. Denatured alcohol and canisters available; shuttles and slackpacking available. Pet-friendly. Mail drops accepted ($5 nonguests) at: c/o Hiker Hut, 2 Pine Rd., Sandy River Plantation, ME 04970.
Page 259, Cavetown , Md. [P.O. ZIP 21720: M-F 12:30-4:30, Sa 8:15-11:15; (301) 824-5230].