Arizona rocks

Arizona rocks

There is a lot to be thankful for on the Arizona Trail. I start my two month hike in late March and am grateful for the kindness of trail angel...

Sep 22, 2018 : Siobhan Sheridan
Quick update from Vulture

Quick update from Vulture

I am back on the Trail! After a five-day delay because of Hurricane Florence, I was able to get back on Trail earlier this week. Section-hiking friends, Pathfinder and Poppins,...

Sep 21, 2018 : Mary Meixner
Katahdin: This Dream is Ours to Capture

Katahdin: This Dream is Ours to Capture

Had I written this post last evening, it would have been an absolute shit show.  For the first time since OneFoot started this walk in March, I had a complete...

Sep 21, 2018 : Cheryl and Ray Galli
Food Review: Packit Gourmet Homemade Backpacking Meals

Food Review: Packit Gourmet Homemade Backpacking Meals

Packit Gourmet started as a way to feed Debbie and Jeff Mullins' family during outdoor adventures. They then turned their backcountry culinary skills into a family-owned and operated business. They

Sep 21, 2018 : Samantha Olthof
The Twelve Tribes / Yellow Deli: Hiker Haven, Creepy Cult, or Both?

The Twelve Tribes / Yellow Deli: Hiker Haven, Creepy Cult, or Both?

I arrived at A.J. Matthews/The Trek. When I asked how his hike was going, Joker told me he’d injured his ankle and spent the last month working at the Stony...

Sep 21, 2018 : Clay Bonnyman Evans
Congrats to These 2018 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers! (Week of Sep. 13)

Congrats to These 2018 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers! (Week of Sep. 13)

We’re in the thick of September AND summit season! A huge round of applause for these brand-spanking-new thru-hikers! Whether you’re going northbound, southbound, or flip-flopping, we want to

Sep 20, 2018 : Becky Booroojian
Looking for a Hefty Dose of Nostalgia? Go Backpacking after a Thru-Hike

Looking for a Hefty Dose of Nostalgia? Go Backpacking after a Thru-Hike

I recently went on a lil’ hikey hike with a friend of mine.  Said friend was one of a very small, and very late, SOBO bubble I was a part...

Sep 20, 2018 : Sarah Karner
Gear Review: Arc’teryx Atom LT Hoodie

Gear Review: Arc’teryx Atom LT Hoodie

The Atom LT Hoodie is Arc'teryx's top-rated synthetic jacket. This piece is built for those of us seeking a lightweight jacket option that comes with no doubts about performance in...

Sep 19, 2018 : Bennett Fisher
To Stove, or Not to Stove? That Is the Question.

To Stove, or Not to Stove? That Is the Question.

There is a long-debated conversation between thru-hikers: Do you carry a stove? On one side, you get warm food, more food choices... on the other is added weight, and the...

Sep 19, 2018 : Allison DiVerde
Trail PMS. The Kind that Doesn’t Discriminate

Trail PMS. The Kind that Doesn’t Discriminate

Oh, hey, fancy seeing you here! I must first apologize for my MIA status and lack of updates, I’ve been out saving the world, you see. Clark Kent by day,...

Sep 18, 2018 : Amie Spring