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AT Days 140-143:  Max Patch and the Great Smokies

AT Days 140-143: Max Patch and the Great Smokies

I’d visit a couple of the AT’s premier attractions during this four day stretch on the Tennessee/North Carolina border.  Here are the daily details: Day 140 Hot Springs, NC to...

Sep 20, 2022 : Scott Morrison
ECT Day 122 – Tickle Time For Timmy

ECT Day 122 – Tickle Time For Timmy

Zero in Saint-QuentinNever Standing Again Camp #2ECT miles: 0Total miles: still 2437.5Elevation change: none The rest that we needed, the rest we deserved, on the perfect zero day. Even with

Sep 19, 2022 : Owen Eigenbrot
SOBO bubble

SOBO bubble

We crush miles with a SOBO bubble.

Sep 18, 2022 : Eric and Hayley
A Little Help from my Friends

A Little Help from my Friends

New and old friends along the trail No doubt, I would not be able to complete this journey without the help and support from so many family members and friends....

Sep 18, 2022 : Kristine Hartlaub
ECT Day 121 – Meringue Mountains

ECT Day 121 – Meringue Mountains

Forks of Tobique to Saint-QuentinPB Sammies For Dinner Camp to Never Standing Again CampECT miles: 24.27Total miles: 2437.5Elevation change: 1572ft gain, 1070ft loss Rain and road walking.

Sep 18, 2022 : Owen Eigenbrot
ECT Day 120 – A Dinner of Shortcut And Sammies

ECT Day 120 – A Dinner of Shortcut And Sammies

Burntland Brook to Forks of TobaccoHegge Noodle Camp to PB Sammies For Dinner CampECT miles: 23Total miles: 2413.2Elevation change: 1480ft gain, 1161ft loss For the second day in a row...

Sep 17, 2022 : Owen Eigenbrot
I Am Here

I Am Here

My start date was February 18th. Take a second to do the math. Almost seven months have passed since I first walked through the arch at Amicalola Falls. I am...

Sep 17, 2022 : Trishadee Newlin
ECT Day 119 – Spice Resilience, Bright Sunshine

ECT Day 119 – Spice Resilience, Bright Sunshine

Red Rapids to Burntland BrookGas Station Chalet Camp to Hegge Noodles CampECT miles: 23.1Total miles: 2390.2Elevation change: 673ft gain, 587ft loss Why are we here?  That was the question

Sep 16, 2022 : Owen Eigenbrot
Transformation on the Trail—Expectation vs. Reality

Transformation on the Trail—Expectation vs. Reality

Like most prospective thru-hikers, I began the trail under the impression that I’d spend my journey healing, meditating, and finding answers to all the existential questions pressing me. This, to...

Sep 16, 2022 : Alexa Carpenter
 ECT Day 118 – Pain in New Brunswick

 ECT Day 118 – Pain in New Brunswick

Fort Fairfield to Red Rapids, New BrunswickSo Much Rain Camp to Gas Station CampECT miles: 23.7Total miles: 2367.1Elevation change: 794ft gain, 1053ft loss Human resilience is a remarkable

Sep 15, 2022 : Owen Eigenbrot