Hi! My name is Ashley. I'm 32 years old, paramedic, beer-tender, yoga instructor AND I'll be officially setting out on my great NOBO AT adventure on March 27th! I was born and raised in western NC but have lived in Wilmington, NC the past 14 years and am ready to trade the coast for six months in the woods.
Hello from the Georgia/North Carolina border!! This is my second week on the trail and a second milestone has been hit, crossing into my home state
Now that I have your attention. Let me just say, the Georgia mountains are no joke. Wow did that first week teach me a lot. But before I get into
The day is almost here and I’m starting to feel that last-minute panic. You know, that gut-sinking feeling of, “Oh shit, this is about to get
My name is Ashley Vines. I’m 32 years old and am FINALLY embarking on the adventure of a lifetime- thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail. All five