Chandler Sam

Hi! My name is Chandler. I am hiking the AT! I am from the Pacific Northwest, but I now reside in Washington DC. Things I enjoy: chocolate, kombucha, Seinfeld.

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Six Weeks to Harpers Ferry

Six Weeks to Harpers Ferry

Day 36 I woke up at 6:00 in order to beat a rainstorm due in the late afternoon. I started the trail a little before 6:30, and the morning seemed

Jun 23, 2022 : Chandler Sam
Old Dominion Blues Pt. 2

Old Dominion Blues Pt. 2

Day 28 I decided to leave Holy Family Hostel. Crowba decided to take a zero, so we said goodbye, and I went on my way. Twig dropped me off at the

Jun 14, 2022 : Chandler Sam
Old Dominion Blues Pt. 1

Old Dominion Blues Pt. 1

I will be splitting this recap into two parts. I’m currently sitting down in a restaurant called Scotto’s in Glasgow, Virginia. Good prices and food

Jun 9, 2022 : Chandler Sam
I Don’t Want to Leave

I Don’t Want to Leave

Yes. I don’t want to leave the Broken Fiddle Hostel. My bed is so comfortable. I’m so cozy in my current state. I have a diner within walking

May 29, 2022 : Chandler Sam
Down Pours Down South Pt. 2

Down Pours Down South Pt. 2

Day 17 We woke up at No Business Knob shelter with the intention of nero-ing at Uncle Johnny’s hostel in Erwin. When we got to Uncle Johnny’s we

May 28, 2022 : Chandler Sam
Down Pours Down South

Down Pours Down South

It has been a while since I last wrote here. I’ve been in and out of hostels with no wifi, and I have been hiking long miles causing me to be too

May 28, 2022 : Chandler Sam
The Humble Smokies

The Humble Smokies

I’m writing this at Standing Bear Farm Hostel. Three days in the Smokies, and I need to put my feet up. Here is what happened since the last time I

May 18, 2022 : Chandler Sam
Smokies Incoming

Smokies Incoming

I’m currently at Gorgeous Stays Hostel. It’s a pretty awesome hostel that’s located really close to the NOC. I only did 11 miles today because I

May 14, 2022 : Chandler Sam
Bye Bye Georgia

Bye Bye Georgia

I am out of Georgia and currently in Franklin, NC. Took about 3.5 days to get out of the state. My friend and I definitely pushed miles. I’m at

May 12, 2022 : Chandler Sam
Twas The Night Before Thru Hike

Twas The Night Before Thru Hike

Twas the night before thru hike and all through the land… whatever. I’ve landed in Georgia, and I’m being pleasantly greeted by a temperature of 50

May 7, 2022 : Chandler Sam