Hi, my name is Deserrae and I will be attempting to thru hike the Appalachian Trail NOBO in 2019. I will be graduating this spring from The Ohio State University and hitting the trail as soon as I possibly can. Until then you can find me reading, preparing for the journey, and enjoying my last few months in Columbus. I hope you enjoy following along my journey here.
What is a thru-hike, you might ask? While some may not agree, I have found the definition of a thru-hike to be a lose term. The definition that I
Before hitting the trail I have asked countless questions about what I am really getting myself into. To answer this question I have done my own
The Appalachian Trail is more than just a physical challenge; a great majority of being a successful thru-hiker is a mental undertaking. What makes a