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The Great Hitchhiking Fiasco

The Great Hitchhiking Fiasco

This post is going to be short one day since you got an extra day last week. What? You didn't think that bonus day was free did you? Not sorry....

May 27, 2017 : Erica Notini

27 May 2017 Mileage AT - 315.8 miles Today's - 22.8 miles (+0.25 to hostel, +0.4 to water = total 23.45 a NEW HIGH MILEAGE) TIME - 11.66 hrs Speed...

May 27, 2017 : Larry
I’ve fallen and can’t get up

I’ve fallen and can’t get up

26 May 2017 Mileage AT - 293 miles Today - 19.6 miles Time - 11.5 hrs Speed - 1.70 mph Yep, that was me today!  I'm back solo hiking and...

May 27, 2017 : Larry
On Gear: A Thru-Hike Prep Existential Dilemma

On Gear: A Thru-Hike Prep Existential Dilemma

To Find Out: Can We Hack It? In Walden, Thoreau writes: "Our life is frittered away by detail. An honest man has hardly need to count more than his ten fingers,...

May 27, 2017 : LilyMG
The Final Haul

The Final Haul

And here it is. The final haul. I've been going back and forth with my gear, over and over again debating what I can leave behind and what I can...

May 26, 2017 : Emily Elizabeth
Leaving the Trail Excited

Leaving the Trail Excited

I did almost 800 miles.  That's worth something, right?  So I didn't finish my thru hike.  Why did I leave and what does that mean for me? To be honest,...

May 26, 2017 : Heather Q
Ode to Joy

Ode to Joy

You Speak English? My husband and I have spent the majority of our three year marriage living in other countries.  Most often our communication with one another is one of...

May 26, 2017 : Heather Q
Efficient and Capable: My Gear List

Efficient and Capable: My Gear List

My backpacking gear list for this hike was all about efficient upgrades and ditching worthless weight. If you’ve been scouting the internet for gear advice, then you already know that...

May 26, 2017 : Joshua Johnson
What is Femininity without Accessories?

What is Femininity without Accessories?

I Forgot My Chanel Bag Out on the trail, it gets interesting what a woman will carry 2,000 miles for preservation of femininity rather than function.  Earrings?  A razor?  A...

May 26, 2017 : Heather Q
Hot Springs – Meeting Friends along the AT

Hot Springs – Meeting Friends along the AT

25 May 2017   Mileage AT - 273.4 miles Today - 17.9 miles Time - 7 hrs Speed - 2.55 mph   Today, I rolled into Hot Springs.  It was...

May 25, 2017 : Larry