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Sweet Monkey Heads Back to Vermont!

Sweet Monkey Heads Back to Vermont!

With a car full of snacks, a month off work, and entirely too little physical preparation Michele and I head East toward Vermont to start the long trail.

Jul 20, 2019 : Sweet Monkey
AT Hikers Now Required to Use Bear Containers, Bear Hangs in Most of Vermont

AT Hikers Now Required to Use Bear Containers, Bear Hangs in Most of Vermont

The Green Mountain National Forest, which includes an Appalachian Trail shelter where a bear was killed after raiding hikers' food, is now requiring all food to be stored in bear-resistant...

Jul 12, 2019 : Hugh Owen
Verging on Virginia Blues in Vermont

Verging on Virginia Blues in Vermont

When northbound thru-hikers have hiked  hundreds miles north from Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee, and are still in Virginia, some of them find that they have a case of the...

Jul 9, 2019 : Ruth Morley
What to Expect on the AT Through Vermont

What to Expect on the AT Through Vermont

There was no shortage of signs that announced my arrival in Vermont. The first and most obvious was, of course, the VT/MA state line sign, a big wooden placard bearing...

Jun 18, 2019 : Will Krakow
The Inside Dirt on Vermont’s Mud Season

The Inside Dirt on Vermont’s Mud Season

The following is a guest post courtesy of Kristin McLane from the Green Mountain Club Vermont. Frequently known on the Appalachian Trail as “Vermud.” Both the Long Trail, which runs 272...

Mar 26, 2019 : Guest Post
Froggy Flip-Flops the AT: Vermont Grows on Me

Froggy Flip-Flops the AT: Vermont Grows on Me

Our last night in Massachusetts resulted in minimal sleep, but thankfully not due to setting off my SOS. It was tent city at Wilbur Clearing Shelter. Shake and I tented...

Oct 29, 2018 : Sarah Southard
The Ups and Downs of Vermont

The Ups and Downs of Vermont

The ups and downs of Vermont tested my emotional and physical prowess as I hiked through the Green Mountains.

Sep 16, 2018 : Danny Strayer
Miles, Smiles, and Endless Cokes in Vermont

Miles, Smiles, and Endless Cokes in Vermont

Out of New Hampshire and Into Vermont!

Aug 27, 2018 : Amie Spring
Vermont: It’s Not All Downhill from Here

Vermont: It’s Not All Downhill from Here

Vermont (Aug. 4-12) Nine days, 150 miles Vermont, also referred to as Vermud, is an extremely accurate nickname. I was in denial at first, thinking these NOBOs must be exaggerating...

Aug 27, 2018 : Jenni Thompson
Challenges Are Worth It: An Update from Vermont

Challenges Are Worth It: An Update from Vermont

There's no doubt that thru-hiking is hard. But here I am, with less than 500 miles to go, and the thought of quitting hasn't crossed my mind once. For me,...

Aug 27, 2018 : Cassie