Christopher Keys

Hey, I like sports. Typical 20 something year old trying to figure this life thing out. Looking to go for a long walk.

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Who Dat Hiking?

Who Dat Hiking?

Who's crazy enough to do this? Some of you reading this probably are curious why someone would want to leave the comforts of regular life to go

Apr 15, 2018 : Christopher Keys
Making Miles, with Friends, Angels Along the Way

Making Miles, with Friends, Angels Along the Way

Yes, I'm still alive. Well, it has been a while since I last wrote on here. I have Sprint, so legit I have no service. So a quick catchup on how

Apr 14, 2018 : Christopher Keys
And We’re Off

And We’re Off

Well that was a wild ride. Pops and I just finished a 15.4-mile day, capping off a three-day, 38.8-mile journey. It was a lot. It may have been a bit

Apr 3, 2018 : Christopher Keys
The Sum of My Life On My Back

The Sum of My Life On My Back

A few years back, after one of my backpacking trips out west with the bro and pops, I went to the local REI to check out some gear. While I was

Mar 20, 2018 : Christopher Keys
How to Make Your Own Tyvek Tent Footprint

How to Make Your Own Tyvek Tent Footprint

How cool would it be to hike from Georgia to Maine with all homemade or handcrafted gear? Or how nice would it be to head north with the finest

Feb 22, 2018 : Christopher Keys
We’re Getting There..

We’re Getting There..

What Is Left To Do?? Why Wouldn't I Make It? To give myself some piece of mind I have come to terms with the fact that you really can only plan

Feb 19, 2018 : Christopher Keys
Where Can I Buy Trail Legs?

Where Can I Buy Trail Legs?

In the midst of gathering and purchasing all my gear in preparation for my walk north, I cannot seem to find anywhere that sells trail legs. (I know,

Jan 26, 2018 : Christopher Keys
Things Always Go As Planned, Right?

Things Always Go As Planned, Right?

Okay What Did I Sign Up For?? Hiking from Georgia to Maine shouldn't be harder than it sounds right?? I walk places all the time! Like the grocery

Dec 20, 2017 : Christopher Keys
So how much is this thing going to cost??

So how much is this thing going to cost??

Money Money It's not like I am embarking on this trek to run away from the real world...okay maybe I am. But you can only separate yourself so much.

Dec 13, 2017 : Christopher Keys
Thru-hiking the AT?? Why not!

Thru-hiking the AT?? Why not!

Here Goes Nothing... Not sure what is more out of my comfort zone, hiking 2,189 miles across 14 states, or blogging about it.. I’m going to go with

Dec 5, 2017 : Christopher Keys