Carissa Murillo

Carissa is West Coast native, ready to explore the terrain of the East during her AT 2017 thru-hike. On a typical day, you can find her drinking a beer, exploring trails, or laughing uncontrollably - sometimes at the same time. She's decided to hike the AT - because life is too short to spend it BS'ing at a desk. Follow me in IG to stay updated.

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First Week on the Appalachian Trail: Noro, Snakes, and Other Fun Things

First Week on the Appalachian Trail: Noro, Snakes, and Other Fun Things

The dreaming and planning has finally turned into reality - I'm on the freakin Appalahian Trail! A little over a week ago Connor, my hiking

Apr 27, 2017 : Carissa Murillo
I Have No Idea Why I Am Hiking the Appalachian Trail

I Have No Idea Why I Am Hiking the Appalachian Trail

I have no idea why I’m hiking the Appalachian Trail and I’m nearly in denial that I’m hiking at all. Is that normal? Please tell me it is...

Feb 13, 2017 : Carissa Murillo