5 Things You Should Know Before Hiking the Great Divide Trail

5 Things You Should Know Before Hiking the Great Divide Trail

Is the Great Divide Trail on your thru-hike bucket list yet? If not, it’s time to add this stunning Canadian hike.

Sep 28, 2021 : Eloise Robbins
The Ups and Downs of New Hampshire

The Ups and Downs of New Hampshire

I entered New Hampshire ready for a zero-day. Me and the tramily got an Airbnb near Hanover and we spent the day relaxing and cooking lots of yummy food. The...

Sep 28, 2021 : Hannah Goodman
About One Week to My AZT Blast Off

About One Week to My AZT Blast Off

Visiting the AZT When you live in Phoenix, you escape what feels like endless summer by going to the mountains.  Generally that means going to AZT country, either the Mongollon...

Sep 28, 2021 : David Smith
Walking Distance #16 | Fitting In ft. Shaw-lin Desai & Aer Parris

Walking Distance #16 | Fitting In ft. Shaw-lin Desai & Aer Parris

In this episode of Walking Distance presented by The Trek and hosted by Blissful Hiker (Alison Young), we are joined by Shaw-lin Desai, a Triple Crowner and Vice President of...

Sep 28, 2021 : Jackie Marusiak
Am I normal?

Am I normal?

Just like that.  I’ve walked through another state. Oregon is pretty much done and I get to head home to California.   I expected to be thrilled at the prospect...

Sep 27, 2021 : Janine
How to Hike Every 14er on the Colorado Trail (with Guthook Miles)

How to Hike Every 14er on the Colorado Trail (with Guthook Miles)

Fifteen of Colorado's 53 14ers (summits above 14,000 feet)can be accessed directly from the Colorado Trail. If you're thru-hiking the Colorado Trail already, why not bag a 14er or two...

Sep 27, 2021 : Kelly Floro
A Job Well Done (Days 149 to 158, Stevens Pass to Canada)

A Job Well Done (Days 149 to 158, Stevens Pass to Canada)

Hey there! It’s been a few weeks since I last posted an update from the trail. Spoiler alert – Mango and I reached the border on September 15th! The internet...

Sep 25, 2021 : Vinny Tagliatela
Formal Finish

Formal Finish

So one thing most of us come to realize, is that the PCT is a lot like school. In the beginning everyone is new and many don’t know anyone on...

Sep 24, 2021 : Caitlin Stevens
The One with Questionable Sanity in the Whites [AT mile 1803.7-1894.8]

The One with Questionable Sanity in the Whites [AT mile 1803.7-1894.8]

Day 140: Zero day! Day 141: 11.5 miles from Kinsman Notch to Kinsman Pond Shelter Day 142: 14.7 miles to Mt. Garfield Day 143: 12.4 miles to Thoreau Falls Day...

Sep 23, 2021 : Ann Marie White
A Closure Rant

A Closure Rant

After talking to the Ranger in Tuolumne Meadows yesterday, we understood that we could take the bus down into the Valley and stay one night at the backpacker campground so...

Sep 23, 2021 : Morgan Balog