Caroline "Earthcake"

I am Caroline aka "Earthcake". I received my trailname during my thruhike of the PCT in 2016. Ever since I have completed multiple shorter thruhikes including the TZT, JMT, CT, and R2R2R. I attempt to thruhike the CDT during the upcoming season in 2019. My favorite food on trail: Skittles! #skittlesforlife

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Resupply Strategy on the Continental Divide Trail

Resupply Strategy on the Continental Divide Trail

Salt Lake City, Feb. 8, 2019: How do you get food over a distance of 3,000 miles? In this post I provide a brief summary of what you have to consider

Feb 9, 2019 : Caroline "Earthcake"
What Does It Take to Successfully Thru-Hike?

What Does It Take to Successfully Thru-Hike?

Salt Lake City, Jan. 21, 2019: What does it take to successfully thru-hike?From my perspective, there are three key factors that contribute to

Jan 21, 2019 : Caroline "Earthcake"
The Life-Changing Addiction of Thru-Hiking

The Life-Changing Addiction of Thru-Hiking

Salt Lake City, Jan. 21, 2019: The countdown has started. At the end of April---roughly three months from now---I will get dropped off at the Mexican

Jan 21, 2019 : Caroline "Earthcake"
The Continental Divide Trail – The PhD of the Thru-Hikes

The Continental Divide Trail – The PhD of the Thru-Hikes

Salt Lake City, Sunday Jan. 13: While working on a grant for my PhD dissertation, I thought about the saying of "The CDT - The PhD of the

Jan 13, 2019 : Caroline "Earthcake"