Hello. My friends know me as Bux and my tenitive trail name is Boomer, as in baby boomer, from my blog www.Hippiehike.com I will be a Flip-Flopping hiker starting NOBO from HF then SOBO from HF starting in late April. I am a life long hippie and first time backpacker. Peace.
The idea of thru-hiking the AT started with the book “AWOL on the Appalachian Trail.” After reading the book and deciding to do it, IKEA then led me
When I first decided to thru-hike the AT I thought I would be the first at my age to do it, then some dude 82 years old (Dale Sanders) sets the
Ultralight I enjoy making things, so a trip to Walmart got me a car sunshade for around $7. I made a cozy for my pot and for my freezer bag
Wow I learned so much from so many mistakes. I suffered, I bled, and I had heat exhaustion while having the time of my life. I had a freaking blast.
I think most people want to know why you want to be a thru-hiker and something about you. I know that I am curious about you. I imagine that I will