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I hiked solo from Maine to Georgia in 2014 and from Denver to Durango in 2015. I continue to log miles and slay summits in Asheville North Carolina. Come take a hike with me at Blue Ridge Hiking Company!

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Ultralight Backpacking 103: The Skill Set

Ultralight Backpacking 103: The Skill Set

The following series on ultralight backpacking is brought to you by Some backpackers like to keep things organized with backpacking checklists. T

Dec 26th : Caet Cash
Ultralight Backpacking 102: The Gear Guide

Ultralight Backpacking 102: The Gear Guide

The following series on ultralight backpacking is brought to you by Intro to Ultralight here's a quick fix to get you up to speed. In the first part w

Dec 19th : Caet Cash
Ultralight Backpacking 101: A Psychological and Emotional Guide

Ultralight Backpacking 101: A Psychological and Emotional Guide

The following series on ultralight backpacking is brought to you by Why Go Lighter? Lightweight hiking allows a hiker to... Hike Longer Hike Fast

Dec 16th : Caet Cash
Review: Gossamer Gear The One UL Shelter

Review: Gossamer Gear The One UL Shelter

Full Featured. 19.5 Ounces. Gossamer Gear Gorilla down the 2,189 mile Appalachian Trail in a also used the Gorilla to haul his load of down feathers

Aug 9th : Caet Cash
Gear Review: Hyperlite Mountain Gear Flat Tarp

Gear Review: Hyperlite Mountain Gear Flat Tarp

The Flat Tarp. Probably the single most impressive piece of gear in the ultralighter's pack. There is no single right way to set it up. No freestandin

Jul 1st : Caet Cash
Who was the First Female Thru Hiker?

Who was the First Female Thru Hiker?

Perhaps you've seen this post shared on a hiking or camping Facebook page. With an audience of 45,000 folks and 33,000 shares, it has been spread f

Mar 31st : Caet Cash
Gear Review: Purple Rain Adventure Skirt

Gear Review: Purple Rain Adventure Skirt

Disclosure: This item was donated for the purpose of review. Introduction Why Hike in a Skirt? I'd seen running skirts and hiking kilts on trail

Mar 8th : Caet Cash
Gear Review: Rab Continuum Down Hoodie

Gear Review: Rab Continuum Down Hoodie

Disclosure: The following product was donated for the purpose of review.  Introduction You won't find Rab Carrington found inspiration for his revol

Feb 24th : Caet Cash
The Hiker’s Guide to Down

The Hiker’s Guide to Down

Down is a remarkable insulator. Not only do these tiny feathers have an incredible warmth to weight ratio, but they also pack super small and loft ba

Feb 9th : Caet Cash
Exploring the Carolinas’ Foothills Trail

Exploring the Carolinas’ Foothills Trail

The Blue Ridge Mountains are well known for their three hundred sixty degree views from their bare summits. But while the Blue Ridge Mountain Balds ma

Jan 26th : Caet Cash