I'm an author, a mother of 3, an Army veteran, a Diet Coke addict and an Appalachian Trail section hiker! I live in Florida and can only get out on the AT typically once a year but my goal is to eventually complete a thru hike! Here at home I enjoy getting out for some camping and hiking on the local trails whenever I can! My motto is: "Georgia to Maine, One Step at a Time!"
Okay...if you're reading all the wonderful posts on the Appalachian Trials website, you've gotten some idea of what it takes to prepare yourself for
Whenever asked, I’m proud to stand up and say, “I’m an A.T. section hiker.” Most of the time I’m okay with that title but every now and then…and
If you ask around the A.T. section hiking community, you'll find that there is no set rule for determining where to begin your section hike.
So, I’ve established when the ‘A.T. Bug’ bit me in my last post. Now comes the obvious question, "Why are you section hiking instead of attempting
If you'd asked me 5 years ago, "Hey, do you want to go out and hike the A.T," your suggestion would've been met with a disbelieving, "Yeah, right,"