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Hello from Montana

Hello from Montana

Hiya! I'm Montana. Ironically, my name means “mountain,” and mountains are my obsession. At the summit of Mt. Baker. Ecstatic. ...so are rocks. I've been a climber for five years...

Feb 28, 2014 : Montana N.
Getting in the Zone

Getting in the Zone

Well, it's reached that point. Much like the last time I decided to go walk up and down mountains for awhile, the idea of the freedom and simplicity of being...

Feb 28, 2014 : Evans Prater
6 Advantages of Being A Section Hiker

6 Advantages of Being A Section Hiker

This summer I am hitting AT for the first time. I have spent way too much money on gear, scrutinized every gram of every piece of gear going into my...

Feb 28, 2014 : Jeff Vreeland
Why I Regret Using Spotify

Why I Regret Using Spotify

Okay, so I claimed Music has a way of defining memories and moments. So, Lean In,

Feb 28, 2014 : Bennett Travers
Episode #30 – The Dirty Thirty

Episode #30 – The Dirty Thirty

Here it is! Our Thirtieth Episode! The first REAL episode of 2014! We talk TICKS! Are you Allergic to beef? You probably are...talk to your doctor. Journey and his neighborhood...

Feb 28, 2014 : Pox & Puss Podcast
Anatomy of an Appalachian Trail Thru-Hiker’s First Aid Kit

Anatomy of an Appalachian Trail Thru-Hiker’s First Aid Kit

In addition to being the mom of a 2014 thru-hiker, I’m a registered nurse and EMT.  So I have given Sarah’s first aid kit a lot of thought. The everyday...

Feb 27, 2014 : HikerMom
Advice I Can’t Yet Give

Advice I Can’t Yet Give

I haven't started hiking yet. So what can I offer the AT blogging world at this point? I certainly don't have my own complete list of What you should know...

Feb 27, 2014 : Ellie B.
I’m Looking for a Dime

I’m Looking for a Dime

My decision to hike the A.T. last April had many uncertainties for me. The most miles I'd ever walked deliberately and consecutively, that I was aware of, was about four-and-a-half....

Feb 27, 2014 : Carly Moree
Muscle & Motivation

Muscle & Motivation

With my upcoming adventure, it seems the only thing this coffee addict says more than "I'd like a grande, Blonde Roast" is "I’m thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail." As you all know, this...

Feb 26, 2014 : Bennett Travers
How to Get Sponsored for Your Thru-Hike

How to Get Sponsored for Your Thru-Hike

"I keep my mind on my money my money on my mind..." For those of you not familiar with Snoop Dogg's hit track Gear List post last week, I laid...

Feb 26, 2014 : Allison Kieley