Be…In This Place: SOBO Days 25 – 27

Be…In This Place: SOBO Days 25 – 27

In my home province of New Brunswick, Canada, our license plates briefly read "Be...In This Place". This switch took place the year I turned eleven. I thought the slogan was...

Aug 8, 2022 : Jana
Backpacker Radio #161 | Diane “Sticks” Harsha: FBI Special Agent, AT Section Hiker, and Author

Backpacker Radio #161 | Diane “Sticks” Harsha: FBI Special Agent, AT Section Hiker, and Author

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Diane "Sticks" Harsha. Diane is an AT section hiker, the author of "Sticks and Stones: How...

Aug 8, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Katahdin: The Great Mountain at the End of the Trail

Katahdin: The Great Mountain at the End of the Trail

It was strange to walk through that alpine world knowing that the endless Trail had its end within sight, at the top of the next hill. Soon we were only...

Aug 8, 2022 : Red Squirrel
New Hampshire…So Much Already

New Hampshire…So Much Already

Crossing the NH Line and Early Morning Trail Angels Good morning sunshine good bye Vermont It was a short, early morning hike to leave Vermont behind and step foot into...

Aug 7, 2022 : Laughing Loon
Last few days in New Hampshire

Last few days in New Hampshire

Amazing sunset and sunrise from the fire tower.

Aug 6, 2022 : Eric and Hayley
Pennsylvania Part 1

Pennsylvania Part 1

The trail through Pennsylvania is known for being rocky. So rocky, in fact, that the state is often referred to on trail as Rocksylvania. It's not a place hikers look...

Aug 6, 2022 : Ash South
Listening to My Body

Listening to My Body

Yesterday I decided my ankle needed a rest or it could get worse. Serendipity surprised me by offering to nero with me and I happily agreed.

Aug 6, 2022 : Emily Rahn
Challenges, Miracles and Beauties (also featured: a trip to the ER)

Challenges, Miracles and Beauties (also featured: a trip to the ER)

Yesterday I climbed over Moosilauke, the last major peak of the White Mountains of New Hampshire. The strangest thing is that I finally feel my thru hike is beginning. After...

Aug 5, 2022 : Althea Collier
A Tramily Member Returns

A Tramily Member Returns

When I poked my head out of my tent I saw that Lt. Dinglebeary had returned!

Aug 5, 2022 : Emily Rahn
Congratulations to these 2022 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers: Part 2

Congratulations to these 2022 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers: Part 2

Tis the season for Appalachian Trail thru-hike finishers. After months of crushing miles and pushing through the highs and lows of thru-hiking, these incredible individuals finished their hike

Aug 5, 2022 : Kendra Slagter