Hey Folks! My name is Josh Lichti. You can find me on the trail as "Clawhammer". I am a 30 year old Ontario born tree planter who currently lives in Vancouver. I have a weird, rare condition where I can't stop playing my banjo! In early June of 2016 I will begin the SOBO journey of the Appalachian trail.
Finally Some Closure! It's been five months since I left the Appalachian Trail. I am finally getting my shit together to write a final blog about
While so many thru-hikers are obsessing over minimalist strategies to lighten their loads, others are saying "fuck it, I'm bringing my guitar!" This
Well its been nearly two months now since I stepped foot on this long ass trail. It's day 59 to be exact. I'm 506 miles in. Almost 1/4 done the
Well the title says most of it. Oh yeah, there is some hiking and nice scenery in there too of course. Since my last update I have walked 183
It's day 11 of this journey. I am at Shaw's Hiking Hostel on my second day of zero miles. I'm Staying a third night. Fuck it right? Who's rushin? I
Well This is it. It's always a nervous feeling leaving that last point of civilization before going into the bush. There is no turning back now. No
The Big Announcement That's right folks! This first blog post signifies my big, official, commitment. In late May of 2016, I'm leaving my home on