Danielle

Moonshine here! 2016 AT Thru-hiker and twenty-something taking on adventures after life on the trail. See where my hiking and fundraising efforts for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention take me! Aspiring dehydrating food connoisseur.

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Gear Review: Melanzana Micro Grid Hoodie

Gear Review: Melanzana Micro Grid Hoodie

If you live in Colorado, owning a Melanzana is basically a rite of passage. I can say with confidence that this is my favorite base layer I have ever

Feb 6, 2019 : Danielle
Gear Review: Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2

Gear Review: Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2

Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2 Details MSRP: $449.95 Floor Area: 29 square feet Vestibule Area: 9 square feet Packed Weight (includes footprint):

Jun 13, 2018 : Danielle
Gear Review: Sierra Design Neah Bay Rain Jacket

Gear Review: Sierra Design Neah Bay Rain Jacket

Sierra Design Neah Bay Rain Jacket MSRP:$89 Attention, Attention, read all about it! Sierra Designs has released the Neah Bay Rain

May 2, 2018 : Danielle
Gear Review: Sea to Summit Micro McIII Sleeping Bag

Gear Review: Sea to Summit Micro McIII Sleeping Bag

Sea to Summit Micro McIII Sleeping Bag MSRP: $468 Temp Rating (EN Lower Limit): 28°F/-2°C Fill Weight: 12.4 oz/350g Bag Weight:1 lb 8

Sep 29, 2017 : Danielle
Gear Review: Salomon X Ultra Mid II GTX Women’s Hiking Boots

Gear Review: Salomon X Ultra Mid II GTX Women’s Hiking Boots

Salomon X Ultra Mid II GTX Women's Hiking Boots Description: All the comfort of a running shoe with the stability of a hiking boot. Let me introduce

Aug 7, 2017 : Danielle
Gear Review: Massdrop x Fizan Compact Trekking Poles

Gear Review: Massdrop x Fizan Compact Trekking Poles

The following is a sponsored post brought to you by Massdrop, a creator of high-quality custom gear, apparel, and products inspired and designed by

Jun 5, 2017 : Danielle
Gear Review: Salomon Speedcross 4 Trail-Running Shoes

Gear Review: Salomon Speedcross 4 Trail-Running Shoes

Salomon Speedcross 4 Trail-Running Shoes  Image from Salomon Description: Salomon Speedcross 4 Trail-Running Shoe is for rugged

Jun 4, 2017 : Danielle
3 Reasons To Take Wilderness First Aid (WFA)

3 Reasons To Take Wilderness First Aid (WFA)

 Before thru-hiking, I worked as a trip leader for my college's pre-orientation program on the Appalachian Trail. Apart of training included

May 30, 2017 : Danielle
4 Things Female Thru-Hikers Need to Hear

4 Things Female Thru-Hikers Need to Hear

Dear Female Thru-Hikers, In 2016, I hiked the Appalachian Trail and became apparent of how my gender played a role in how my abilities

May 27, 2017 : Danielle
Gear Review: Salomon X-Mission 3 Trail-Running Shoe

Gear Review: Salomon X-Mission 3 Trail-Running Shoe

Salomon X-Mission 3 Trail-Running Shoe  Image from REI Description: The Salomon X Mission 3 Trail-Running shoe can be worn in both

May 25, 2017 : Danielle