Published continuously since 1876, Appalachia is America’s longest-running journal of mountaineering and conservation. Each issue delivers inspired writing on mountain exploration, ecology, and conservation; news about international mountaineering expeditions; analysis of northeastern mountaineering accidents; poems by leading poets; and much more. The print journal appears twice a year, on June 15 (Summer/Fall) and December 15 (Winter/Spring).

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Current Issue: Volume 74, Number 2 (2022) Summer/Fall 2023: Risks and Adventure

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Tenting on Mount Morgan
Marcyn Del Clements


Accident Report
Eric Colburn

Photo by Tom Fagin. Navigating the Oxbow, a channel in Northampton, Massachusetts, that was once the main channel of the Connecticut River but today is connected only by a narrow waterway.