My name’s Ben, and I’ll be setting out on April 7th for a northbound thru-hike on the Appalachian Trail. I grew up in Alpharetta, Georgia, and have spent the past six years in Boulder, Colorado after moving there to attend the University of Colorado. If you're interested in my hike or just looking to kill some time, I'd love to have you follow along. I’ll do my best to keep things interesting! Happy Trails.
Hello friends! I am writing this morning from the Howard Johnson motel in Daleville, VA. I arrived here around 6:30 PM yesterday, after hiking 26
The Grayson Highlands were incredible! It was without a doubt one of my favorite days of hiking since starting the trail. I had heard really great
This week I hiked from the GA/N.C. border to Fontana Dam, N.C., miles 78- 165. I'm writing this post from the front porch of the general store here.
Only 15 or so miles left until North Carolina! I'll be finishing off my first state this tomorrow morning. I'm writing this post from Top of Georgia
Tomorrow is the day I leave for Springer, so naturally today is the day I finally gathered all of my gear and put a list in writing. I've
That's right- this big city has a lot more to offer than dim sum and neon sky scrapers (though the former is reason enough to plan a
Howdy! Ben here- I’ll be starting my northbound thru-hike on April 12th, 2016. It’s my first time posting on Appalachian Trials so I figured a quick