Becky Booroojian

Hi, I'm Becky. I thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2017. These days I work with children who are completely unimpressed by my past exploits. I offer a lot of advice about thru-hiking you can probably ignore.

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The Toughest FKT: Meet Alyssa Godesky, the Women’s Supported Long Trail Record Holder

The Toughest FKT: Meet Alyssa Godesky, the Women’s Supported Long Trail Record Holder

On July 26, 2018, Alyssa Godesky set out on Vermont's Long Trail with the intention of setting the new women's supported record on a trail that seems

Dec 18, 2018 : Becky Booroojian
Congrats to These 2018 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers!

Congrats to These 2018 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers!

2018 is coming to a close and so are our compilations of those who became thru-hikers in 2018, either again or for the first time. A big ol, huge

Dec 17, 2018 : Becky Booroojian
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the most spectacularly beautiful, hilariously entertaining, and all-around best photos taken on the Appalachian

Dec 12, 2018 : Becky Booroojian
Gear Review: North Face Women’s Allproof Stretch Jacket

Gear Review: North Face Women’s Allproof Stretch Jacket

Dec 10, 2018 : Becky Booroojian
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the most spectacularly beautiful, hilariously entertaining, and all-around best photos taken on the Appalachian

Nov 29, 2018 : Becky Booroojian
Congrats to These 2018 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers!

Congrats to These 2018 Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers!

A huge round of applause for these brand-spanking-new thru-hikers! Whether you’re going northbound, southbound, or flip-flopping, we want to

Nov 18, 2018 : Becky Booroojian
Meet the Women Hiking, Biking, and Kayaking from South America to the Arctic Ocean

Meet the Women Hiking, Biking, and Kayaking from South America to the Arctic Ocean

For the past three years, Bethany "Fidgit" Hughes and Lauren "Neon" Reed have been on a journey spanning countries, thousands of miles, and multiple

Nov 14, 2018 : Becky Booroojian
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the most spectacularly beautiful, hilariously entertaining, and all-around best photos taken on the Appalachian

Nov 12, 2018 : Becky Booroojian
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the most spectacularly beautiful, hilariously entertaining, and all-around best photos taken on the Appalachian

Oct 30, 2018 : Becky Booroojian
Jones Mountain Cabin Restoration to Cause Temporary Trail Closures in Shenandoah National Park

Jones Mountain Cabin Restoration to Cause Temporary Trail Closures in Shenandoah National Park

The restoration of Jones Mountain Cabin will result in its last set of temporary trail closures this week. Affected areas will be closed to hikers

Oct 28, 2018 : Becky Booroojian