KT Saunders

I answer to Katie, or KT, or Penny (when the whisky kicks in). I’m leaving Texas to hike NOBO in 2017. I have 2 gay cats, I like awkward situations, I speak in sarcasm, and if you see someone talking to a squirrel trying to convince it to be their friend, it’s probably me. Please stop and say hi!

Posts

Can’t We All Just Get Along

Can’t We All Just Get Along

So far the biggest surprise I've encountered out here isn't bears or weather, it's the division within this community of crazy hikers. It started

Aug 4, 2017 : KT Saunders
Yes, Everything Hurts

Yes, Everything Hurts

It's been a minute since my last post...my phone crashed and I lost ALL of my trail pics and blogs I was working on. After pouting for a while I've

May 24, 2017 : KT Saunders
If it’s wrong, fix it.

If it’s wrong, fix it.

I've been beyond happy with my pack weight, the food I brought, and all of my gear...except the pack itself. I was never worried about

Mar 6, 2017 : KT Saunders
So This Is Real

So This Is Real

Pinch me. Is this really happening after all the years of planning? Yes? Ok good. Wahoo! The first couple days on the trail have been a big ol'fun

Mar 2, 2017 : KT Saunders
My Plan to Not Starve

My Plan to Not Starve

I’m sure this hike is going to kick my ass in all sorts of ways I haven't even thought of yet, but starving won't be one of them. At least I hope.

Feb 20, 2017 : KT Saunders
Putting My Best Foot Forward

Putting My Best Foot Forward

The AT has already humbled me, and I haven't even started. It's been a minute since my last post, to be honest, I've been in panic mode over an

Jan 26, 2017 : KT Saunders
Ready to Embrace The Suck

Ready to Embrace The Suck

Hello world! Well, "small community of equally crazy people who think living in the woods for 6 months sounds like a solid life decision." I answer

Sep 12, 2016 : KT Saunders