Hi I'm Emily! I'm a very novice backpacker, attempting to tackle the AT, NOBO, starting in March 2019. Until then, I work as a lawyer at a big firm in NYC. I landed in the city-that-never-sleeps-outside almost 7 years ago after college in VA, and before that I did my growing up in NC. I enjoy food, wine, friends, car camping, yoga, and debating the Big Questions. Wish me luck!
I am less than one week out from kicking off my NOBO AT attempt. The rosy visions of campfire sing-alongs and sweeping vistas that filled my mind's
I very gently shook down this weekend. That is to say, I camped in my parents' backyard and completed a good day hike. Also, I set my new tent
I cannot emphasize enough how inexperienced at backpacking I am. I am an armchair backpacker, replete with theoretical backpacking expertise. I
In just under three months I will be taking off on an adventure of my lifetime: I'm going to try to walk from Georgia to Maine. Almost everyone I've