Hi there! My name is Erin, and if all goes as planned I will be turning 25 on the Appalachian Trail in 2018! I am from Maryland, I am body positive, and I believe in ghosts. I can't wait to be outside every day and to meet all the people hiking this year.
Perhaps it started with my journey to Amicalola Falls without a companion, or even a year prior on my first solo road trip to North Carolina and the
I didn't quit on a particularly bad day. After perhaps my best week on trail, I realized I couldn't keep being OK with having so few good days. I
First, I must apologize for neglecting to blog for the last 800 miles or so. Computer access is a rarity on trail, and I have been unable to find a
It has been difficult to blog while on the trail, but I finally have access to a computer. Georgia is far behind me now and my mileage is in the
I decided to complete the Maryland section before embarking on my northbound thru-hike. I felt like it would be good training and a good gear
Anyone else afraid of ghosts? Superstitious? Blair Witch country, in Burkittsville, Md., is likely the closest place to my actual home that I can
Have you ever had someone or something really shake the ground you were standing on? Did you get back up? Earlier this year, I went on a day hike