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Appalachian Trail Prep: Affording Our 2023 Thru-Hike

Appalachian Trail Prep: Affording Our 2023 Thru-Hike

Welcome back, Friends! I doubt I’m alone in wondering how people afford a lengthy thru-hike... They say that it costs a hiker an average of $1000 per month to backpack...

Nov 28, 2022 : Laura Budde
PCT Gear List: What Has Changed?

PCT Gear List: What Has Changed?

New Tent, Same Type, A Better Water Filtering System, and A Bigger, Badder Daggum Knife. Bowie Out.

Nov 28, 2022 : Paul “Bowie” Madigosky
Te Araroa: A Trail Changes With Our “Why”

Te Araroa: A Trail Changes With Our “Why”

Every trail is different, and so are everyone’s stories and reasons why they are hiking. In 2018, years of planning a break from the “traditional life” that Jenny and I...

Nov 28, 2022 : Joal and Jenny
Ultralight Backpacking With a Baby

Ultralight Backpacking With a Baby

As I strapped our seven-month-old into the child carrier, I couldn’t help but smile as he admired the birds singing, welcoming him to the forest. His little eyes widened as...

Nov 28, 2022 : Sunney Mahalak
Backpacker Radio #177 | Elise “SOS” Ott and Josh “Kid” Gribble on Their CDT Thru-Hike and Terminus Engagement

Backpacker Radio #177 | Elise “SOS” Ott and Josh “Kid” Gribble on Their CDT Thru-Hike and Terminus Engagement

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by our long lost former intern turned Production Assistant who ABANDONED the podcast to go for a...

Nov 28, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
The Best Cyber Week Deals for Backpackers and Hikers

The Best Cyber Week Deals for Backpackers and Hikers

Black Friday’s extended encore, Cyber Week, is in full force. If you’re looking to upgrade your backpacking kit for the 2023 season, now's the time to do it. Many of...

Nov 28, 2022 : Rachel Shoemaker
Motivation Plus Inspiration Does Not Equal Pickleball

Motivation Plus Inspiration Does Not Equal Pickleball

Howdy I'm George and I'm excited to share my big 2023 Appalachian Trail adventure with anyone interested in reading. I'm 55 years old and live in Holly Springs, NC. I...

Nov 27, 2022 : George Preiss
Should a Dog Attempt a Thru-Hike?

Should a Dog Attempt a Thru-Hike?

My Conclusion The conclusion I have come to as to whether or not a dog “should” embark on a thru-hike is unsatisfying. It depends on the dog, and it depends...

Nov 26, 2022 : Hunter Walker
Week 7 on the Camino

Week 7 on the Camino

Day 43I leave León with a light backpack, as I left most of my gear at the hostel.I have a bit of a hangover, but nothing too bad. After 7...

Nov 26, 2022 : Gael Dida
The Last Meal and the End

The Last Meal and the End

Day 138 (instead of day 136; I had miscalculated the days): 10 miles. Mount Laguna to Cibbets Flat Campground I woke up at 05.30 though I could have slept longer....

Nov 26, 2022 : Miia Tsunami