Katie (she/her) has the Appalachian Trail, Colorado Trail, and Lone Star Hiking Trail under her belt and has a goal of reaching 10,000 miles by 25. She is the Social Media Lead for The Trek and enjoys any opportunity to write about her adventures, good trail ethics, and trail stewardship.
The past 12 months have been challenging to say the least, especially for those who opt outside for their recreation. But with people finally able to
Here at The Trek, sometimes we can run a bit gear-heavy or focus steadily on the trail beat; that’s why we’ve decided to highlight some of the
As CDC guidelines lift across the country for vaccinated individuals, thru-hiking season is finally kicking into high gear. Most NOBO hikers are
If you ask any hiker what their favorite part of a thru-hike is (besides that feeling when you see trail magic at the road crossing up ahead) nine
The Lone Star Hiking Trail (LSHT) is a 96.4-mile point-to-point hiking trail located in East Texas just north of Houston. It winds through the
If you're on this site, you love long-distance hiking trails. (There's no debate about this one. We see you, hiker trash.) There are tons of
So... I decided to hike 75 miles in 2 days because my dog doesn't know how to fetch. Sounds crazy, is definitely crazy.
Woohoo, I'm done! Read about my trek through the monsoons to finish the Colorado Trail.
Another Colorado Trail thru hike update, only a few more segments to go!
Only 150 miles left in my Colorado Trail journey! Then it's Legs' turn to hike back to Denver.