Hello! I am a future 2016 AT NOBO thru hiker. My journey has started with making preparations for an 11 April 2016 start date from Springer Mountain, Georgia. This hike is dedicated to my Mom and the Green Berets I was fortunate enough to live and work with in Afghanistan.
In January I was home from my capacity development job in Afghanistan. My then boyfriend Alex, came over from Scotland where he was also on leave
What Others Think-I Didn't Know I Cared! Trees in Fog When I started planning this Appalachian Trail thru-hike I didn’t really wonder what the
Remembering a Great Hike from 2013 Out of the Wire in Afghanistan Here it is the end of 2015 already. Where does time go? Over here in
Incoming! Last night I was laying in bed watching a movie on the hard drive when I heard, well more like felt, the first THUD. Hmmm, I thought to
Cold Temps and Concrete Bunkers Kunduz Mountains in Afghanistan Concrete is supposed to have a high thermal mass therefore allowing it to hold
The Sleeping Bag/Pad Search and Footsteps in the Night What the Hell? I just Want a Freakin' Sleeping Bag! The amount of information out there
2016 AT NOBO Thru Hike: How It All Started On 25 November 2015 I registered for my Appalachian Trail North Bound (NOBO) Thru Hike scheduled to begin