I'm an 19-year-old NOBO'er, trail named Sputnik, taking a year off before college. I've wanted to hike the AT since I was little, and, education-be-darned, I need to have my shot at it! I've been on trail since February 25th and plan to finish by the beginning of August. When not in the mountains I enjoy cooking, daydreaming about being in the mountains, whitewater kayaking, and playing intense games of Monopoly.
Who would have thought New Jersey could be so beautiful? I'm currently stretched out in a church basement hostel in Vernon, NJ, on what I just
Greetings from Virginia! It’s a warm, pleasant, spring afternoon here in Damascus, although showers will likely roll in later in the afternoon –
1) The AT was originally planned to connect a massive network of quasi-socialist utopian communities. Created in 1921 by a former Forest Service
I’m Jesse. Lakes of the Clouds Hut "croo," fall 2014 I spent this past fall working for the Appalachian Mountain Club, an organization