Katherine Boy

Hi! I love the outdoors, hiking, skiing, scuba diving - you name it. I just completed my time in the Marine Corps and will begin a new challenge: SOBO thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail with my pup Arry.

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Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 22, Days 49-51: I Walked 500 Miles

Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 22, Days 49-51: I Walked 500 Miles

Day 49: 0.0 After a hot shower I started to feel more like a human. Next on the list was dinner at the pub.  I walked into the restaurant alone, and

Nov 15, 2019 : Katherine Boy
Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 21, Days 46-48: Green Mountain State of Mind

Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 21, Days 46-48: Green Mountain State of Mind

Day 46: 14.7 Miles Lots of road walking today. Lots. Arry and I began the morning slowly and deliberately, relishing our time at the hostel and

Sep 20, 2019 : Katherine Boy
Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 20, Days 43-45: Racing the Post Office

Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 20, Days 43-45: Racing the Post Office

Day 43: 15.2 miles Not very stealthily camped once again. We have a long day tomorrow for what I call our sprint into Hanover. The post office

Sep 19, 2019 : Katherine Boy
Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 19, Days 40-42: Concluding the Whites

Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 19, Days 40-42: Concluding the Whites

Day 40: 8.8 Miles This morning was very relaxed. I meant to get a decently early start on the trail. But my alarm went off and the bed was too warm

Sep 15, 2019 : Katherine Boy
Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 18, Days 38-39: Wild Wildcats

Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 18, Days 38-39: Wild Wildcats

Day 38: 13.1 Miles After taking some time off the trail for some much-needed rest and recovery, Arry and I were ready for more. I had an amazing

Sep 14, 2019 : Katherine Boy
Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 17, Days 36 and 37: Salubrious Days

Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 17, Days 36 and 37: Salubrious Days

Day 36: 14.5 miles It rained.  All night long. Actually it stopped about 3 a.m. I woke up and had the thought, "Oh. maybe everything will dry out

Sep 9, 2019 : Katherine Boy
Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 16, Days 34 and 35: Mountains and Moose

Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 16, Days 34 and 35: Mountains and Moose

Day 34: 10.9 miles We climbed Mount Washington!!! Last night we planned to summit more than Mount Washington. The plan was to hike out the mile

Sep 8, 2019 : Katherine Boy
Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 15, Days 31-33: Party of Three

Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 15, Days 31-33: Party of Three

Day 31: 0.0 Miles Today was a great zero day. I enjoyed a wonderful pancake breakfast at Welch's. I brought my Kindle to keep me company, although I

Sep 5, 2019 : Katherine Boy
Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 14 Days 28-30: Hello New Hampshire

Wetfoot and Arry, Vol. 14 Days 28-30: Hello New Hampshire

Day 28: 14.5 miles We started the morning in Maine, and ended in new Hampshire!! Lots of miles today. I carried all of Arry's things so she could

Sep 4, 2019 : Katherine Boy
Wetfoot and Arry Vol. 13, Days 26 and 27: Most Fun Mile

Wetfoot and Arry Vol. 13, Days 26 and 27: Most Fun Mile

Day 26: 10.4 miles Today was hard on the knees. Literally. Uphill and downhill. But now I'm sitting by Speck Pond, watching the fish jump and

Sep 1, 2019 : Katherine Boy