Jessica Murphy

Hello! My name is Jessica and I'll be thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail NOBO in spring of 2016. I'm a Tennessee native with German roots and a love for all things wild. I graduated from the University of Tennessee and am currently biding my time-- saving money and daydreaming about the trail days ahead. I can't wait to meet exciting new people, admire the beautiful vistas, and breathe in the fresh mountain air every day! <3


One Step Closer

One Step Closer

Welcome to my first post! It's a bit surreal to finally be starting my blog for the AT and getting one step closer to Springer Mountain. I've been

Dec 6, 2015 : Jessica Murphy