They/them. Chaos emerald. AT 2021 Flip Flopper. Bad brain. Pleased to meet you, hope you guessed my name.
Listen, I know I can't categorize myself as a NOBO. I reach the northern terminus of the trail, I'm only halfway done. It's definitely not the same
I sat on the couch of the Hanover Adventure Tours hostel in Norwich, VT. In theory, I should have been excited: I was over halfway from
One of the greatest temptations on the AT from the so-called "real world" can be found in Pawling, NY. In the midst of a stretch of farmland, the
Stop me if you've had this dream before: as a fully grown adult, you have to relive a random year of school. Perhaps because of some technicality
People will tell you that the AT in Pennsylvania is nothing but rocks. The truth is it's much more that! It's stones, pebbles, boulders, talus, and
I do my best to follow Leave No Trace. I only camp at established spots, I pack out all my trash, and I bury my poop. But my first day on the AT
I have my gear list more or less dialed down. I shelled out for new a new pack and a nice underquilt for my hammock. I tested everything from my
Most of my fellow Trek bloggers have either begun their NOBOs or are fixing to start soon. Meanwhile, I'm still at home, months away from my start
If a broken ankle can't stop me from preparing for the AT, what can?
The origin story of a queer dirtbag on the Appalachian Trail