Chaunce’s AT Vlog #44: Andover – Stratton

Chaunce’s AT Vlog #44: Andover – Stratton

The Appalachian Trail from Andover to Stratton (mile 1944.1 - 2002.7). We hike through Grafton Notch, take our last zero day at the Human Nature Hostel in Andover, I forgot...

Aug 18, 2019 : Trek Vloggers
Chaunce’s AT Vlog #43: Gorham – Andover

Chaunce’s AT Vlog #43: Gorham – Andover

The Appalachian Trail from Gorham to Andover (miles 1,871.5 - 1,944.1). We go through the Wildcats and the Carters, two of our hardest ranges yet, then reach Mahoosuc Notch---which is...

Aug 18, 2019 : Trek Vloggers
Chaunce’s AT Vlog #42: Mt. Washington & the Presidentials

Chaunce’s AT Vlog #42: Mt. Washington & the Presidentials

The Appalachian Trail from Mizpah Hut to Gorham (mile 1853 - 1871.5). We enter the Presidentials, visit the Lake of the Clouds Hut, and summit Mt. Washington. Stay in touch...

Aug 18, 2019 : Trek Vloggers
Hi-Yo, Virginia! Away!

Hi-Yo, Virginia! Away!

Welcome to Virginia, for real! This near-150 mile stretch was a good one for us in many ways. For the first time, we did not have any deadlines or events...

Aug 16, 2019 : Kira Foxfeet Cotter
AT Part Ten: The Road to Katahdin

AT Part Ten: The Road to Katahdin

Mount Success, NH, to Mount Katahdin, ME Distance: 283.7 miles Total distance: 2,192 miles I reached the peak of White Cap Mountain on a clear, sunny morning. After taking a...

Aug 16, 2019 : Brian Kavanagh
Congrats to These 2019 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers: July 24 – Aug. 14

Congrats to These 2019 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers: July 24 – Aug. 14

Congratulations to all of the incredible 2019 finishers out there! Whether it is your first thru, or you've added another notch to your long-distance-backpacking belt, your accomplishment deserves to

Aug 14, 2019 : Rachel S
8 Ways Thru-hiking Prepares You for Life’s Falls

8 Ways Thru-hiking Prepares You for Life’s Falls

How thru-hiking unexpectedly equipped me for life’s setbacks

Aug 14, 2019 : Cari Pattison
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

Welcome to the weekly roundup of the best Instagram photos of hiker trash and treasures on the Appalachian Trail. August is here, which means thru-hikers are feeling their trail legs...

Aug 13, 2019 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
An Unexpected New Route to Katahdin

An Unexpected New Route to Katahdin

Ah, my friends, stuff happens. All the carefully laid out plans must sometimes change. That’s life and one must accept it and continue on in a new direction Quite simply,...

Aug 13, 2019 : Ruth Morley
Jennifer Pharr Davis Opens New Store and Bunkhouse in North Carolina

Jennifer Pharr Davis Opens New Store and Bunkhouse in North Carolina

If you’ve been around the thru-hiking community for a minute, I’m sure you’re aware of Jennifer Pharr Davis. She’s an inspiring thru-hiker, FKT record holder, author, speaker, mother, and business

Aug 13, 2019 : Jenna Duesterhoeft