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Bad Case of the Pennsylvania Blues

Bad Case of the Pennsylvania Blues

Northbounders are susceptible to the Virginia Blues, and although my symptoms may be similar, I'm experiencing them in a different state. While it's not Lyme disease or a twisted ankle,...

Oct 6, 2018 : Emma Rosenfield
Highs and Lows of Pennsylvania

Highs and Lows of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania (Aug. 30 - Sept. 12) 229 miles, 13 days This was a hard state to compress into a length that would keep even my own attention span, but I...

Sep 30, 2018 : Jenni Thompson
The Best Backpacking Trails in Pennsylvania

The Best Backpacking Trails in Pennsylvania

With roughly half the state covered in forest, it's no surprise that Pennsylvania is home to some of the premier backpacking in the Mid-Atlantic. Home to sections of three National...

Sep 26, 2018 : Colleen Goldhorn
Epic Floods, Food, and Towns Through Pennsylvania

Epic Floods, Food, and Towns Through Pennsylvania

Rocksylvania, you're more like Rainsylvania. Pennsylvania had been looming in the future of this historic trail, having a reputation for being the most challenging state for many reasons. As

Aug 6, 2018 : Christopher Keys
The Miles Roll by Through Pennsylvania

The Miles Roll by Through Pennsylvania

Due to time constraints, I have not been able to compose my blog post yet. For those that are wondering about my hike, I will share my daily notes and...

Jun 22, 2018 : (Champ) Dan Coy
Highs and Lows Through Pennsylvania

Highs and Lows Through Pennsylvania

I charged headlong into Pennsylvania with a plan to meet Slinky, whom I met early in my trek. Slinky had hiked a long southern portion of the AT, and resides...

Jun 20, 2018 : Ryne Tobar
We Feel Bad for Pennsylvania; It Gets an Undeserved Bad Reputation

We Feel Bad for Pennsylvania; It Gets an Undeserved Bad Reputation

We survived! I am very happy to be writing to you today from glorious New Jersey, having successfully left Pennsylvania behind us, with all bones and joints intact. But I...

Jun 15, 2018 : Sian and Dave
Hating and Loving Pennsylvania

Hating and Loving Pennsylvania

It's been a few weeks since I left Pennsylvania behind me. At the time, I hated hiking through the state and was very vocal about how I did not enjoy...

Jun 14, 2018 : Danny Strayer
Rocks, snakes, shin splints and back spasms. Goodbye Pennsylvania!

Rocks, snakes, shin splints and back spasms. Goodbye Pennsylvania!

The rocks beat my feet up badly and shin splints took me off the the trail for two days. This rattlesnake coiled and rattled me just past Dan's Pulpit. I...

Jun 13, 2018 : Rob 'Starbucks' Small
Rock Me All Day Long, Pennsylvania

Rock Me All Day Long, Pennsylvania

I have hiked little rocks, big rocks, wet rocks, rocks you had to climb on all fours, and knife-edge rocks in Pennsylvania, and now there is another day of rocks...

May 21, 2018 : Arthur Hamilton