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This “Unprepared” Hiker Made It to Katahdin!

This “Unprepared” Hiker Made It to Katahdin!

Hey everyone—long time no see! I know I dropped off of this blog very early on in my hike, but I did summit Mt. Katahdin on October 8th after completing...

Nov 8, 2021 : Laurie Adams
From Day Hiking to Thru Hiking

From Day Hiking to Thru Hiking

It all started with the mac & cheese incident. Now hear me out. I have cooked mac & cheese thousands of times at home, no sweat, no problems. It couldn't...

Nov 8, 2021 : A Wild Jocelot
The AT: A True Journey of the Soul

The AT: A True Journey of the Soul

One of the wisest pieces of advice I can impart to you is this: make the jump. You will not be the same person at the end as you were...

Nov 5, 2021 : Paul “Bowie” Madigosky
Art From My Thru-Hike

Art From My Thru-Hike

From the beginning of my thru hike in February 2021, I kept a sketchbook. Two, actually, because it seemed like a good idea at the time. One for journaling and...

Nov 3, 2021 : Amara Gardner
I’m Hiking the Appalachian Trail Next Year! (For Real This Time.)

I’m Hiking the Appalachian Trail Next Year! (For Real This Time.)

I don’t care if my arm falls off, I’ll be at Springer Mountain in March starting my NOBO thru-hike. This may be one of the longest prologues, but I’m ready...

Nov 3, 2021 : Amanda Genovese
Top 5 Fearmongered Sections of the Appalachian Trail (and Why You Shouldn’t Worry About Them)

Top 5 Fearmongered Sections of the Appalachian Trail (and Why You Shouldn’t Worry About Them)

fearmongering: the action of intentionally trying to make people afraid of something when this is not necessary or reasonable (from dictionary.cambridge.org). There is so much

Nov 3, 2021 : Ann Marie White
Seeing Tramily on the Flip Side of the Hike

Seeing Tramily on the Flip Side of the Hike

Chuckwagon wasn’t the only person we crossed paths with once we flipped. We started seeing familiar faces in southern New Hampshire. Snacks ran into Ninja early in the morning at...

Nov 3, 2021 : Annemarie Athey
What’s your name? What’s your journey?

What’s your name? What’s your journey?

Disclaimer: Radio Silence It has been over seven months since my last post. Seven months of anticipating this very message. I failed to blog about my thru-hike while I was...

Oct 30, 2021 : A Wild Jocelot
The Time and Money Needed for a Thru-hike

The Time and Money Needed for a Thru-hike

The hardest part of thru-hiking, besides the actual act of hiking, is finding the time and money to make it happen. In this post, I will cover how much time...

Oct 27, 2021 : Ann Marie White
February 1, 2022

February 1, 2022

Just a quick update to say that I'm still here and getting ready to go. This is getting real. After surgery and pandemic forced me to postpone my planned 2020...

Oct 27, 2021 : pearwood