Emily

Aka "Cinderella"- I'm an Adirondack 46er and an Appalachian Trail thruhiker. Currently considering getting rid of my apartment and just pitching my tent in the city's park, but then where would I get my Amazon Prime packages delivered?

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Best Hostel Meals on the Appalachian Trail

Best Hostel Meals on the Appalachian Trail

If you ask any hiker, there is always one topic that is constantly on our minds: food. When am I going to eat next? What food will I eat? How much

Oct 11, 2017 : Emily
The Do’s and Dont’s of Hiking Etiquette

The Do’s and Dont’s of Hiking Etiquette

Hike your own Hike—commonly referenced as HYOH—is a mantra that is impossible to avoid if you're reading anything about a thru-hike. With a meaning

Sep 14, 2017 : Emily
Three-Minute Appalachian Trail Thru-Hike [Watch]

Three-Minute Appalachian Trail Thru-Hike [Watch]

I walked behind Waterboy for 142 days as we thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail from Maine to Georgia. On (almost) every one of those days, I took a

Aug 23, 2017 : Emily
The AMC Huts: How do They Actually Work?

The AMC Huts: How do They Actually Work?

The Huts. The Huts. Everyone knows and talks about "The Huts." You read about them during your pre-trail research and you hear about them every time

Jul 31, 2017 : Emily
SOBO Step I: Getting Through the 100-Mile Wilderness

SOBO Step I: Getting Through the 100-Mile Wilderness

The 100-Mile Wilderness is famous for being the longest stretch of the Appalachian Trail with no real access to a town. Just past the southern border

Jul 13, 2017 : Emily
Starting SOBO: How to Get to Mount Katahdin

Starting SOBO: How to Get to Mount Katahdin

You are prepped, packed, and ready to start your southbound thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. You have researched every ounce and calorie, and you

Jun 29, 2017 : Emily
Why Go SOBO: Perks to Going Against the Flow

Why Go SOBO: Perks to Going Against the Flow

Only 12 percent of all Appalachian Trail thru-hikers last year hiked southbound from Maine to Georgia, and roughly only 1,500 thru-hikers have ever

Jun 19, 2017 : Emily