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).
Current Issue: Volume 72, Number 1 (2021) Winter/Spring 2021: Mountains in a Pandemic
In This Issue
The Vertical Mile: An Obsession of Repeated Climbs
Seasonal Affective Reorder: Which Reality is Capable of a Pause?
Sarah Ruth Bates
Katahdin: Standing Above Unsettling Thoughts and Emotions
In Every Issue
Wilson "Snowflake" Bentley, Photographer 1865–1931
Photo by Jamie Malcolm-Brown: A full moon over Mount Monadnock in Jaffrey, New Hampshire, mid-pandemic, May 2020.