Advice

16 Things 2020 Thru-Hikers Need to Know

It’s that time of year again! Hikers around the globe are crossing the last pieces of gear off their list,...
Dec 23rd : Colleen Goldhorn
Featured

Five Trail Resolutions for the New Year

We take to the trails for a simpler life, engaging the rhythms of nature, joining a community of like-minded people. Our days on trail...
Jan 2nd : Hugh Owen
News

Proposed Power Line Expansion Casts Shadow Over AT, Maine Woods

The battle over a proposed power transmission line is looming large in the Maine North Woods as environmental...
Dec 8th : Hugh Owen
Inspiration
Appalachian Trail

Trust the Path

Jan 25th : Lily Matilda
Inspiration
Appalachian Trail

How the Hike Changes You: Reflections from 2019 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers

Jan 21st : Cari Pattison
Inspiration
Appalachian Trail

Why They Walked: Portraits of 2019 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers

Jan 16th : Chris Bennett
Inspiration
Thru Hiking Culture

When Hiking a Long-Distance Trail Is the Road to Recovery

Jan 9th : Clay Bonnyman Evans
Inspiration
Appalachian Trail

Trail Angel Spotlight: The Trekking Twins

Nov 18th : Bloodhound