Hey y'all! My name is KD. I am a super tall, super outgoing, super goofy AT Thru Hiker! I've been wanting to Thru Hike since I was 16 years old, and after 3 years, 2 majors, and 4 eighteen credit semesters I finally am getting my chance. I had a really cool job in college where I got to take students on Adventure Trips. I am an LNT Trainer, lifeguard, and WFR, but a real achievement of mine is being able to eat an entire bucket of movie theater popcorn. Things that I've done that make my mom worry: Dirt-bagged around the Pacific North West, hung out with bears, hitched hiked around New Zealand, smelling really bad, befriend hobos, and Thru Hiking the AT!
I finally understand the phrase "Hike your own hike" after feeling judge by some of the fellow hikers on the trail.
So what exactly is a trail name? Well, basically, it’s just a fun name that you go by while you are hiking on the trail. Normally it comes from a
Alright. So before I get into my main point of this post, I just really wanna try to caption exactly what I do everyday for the non hikers out
“Yeah, you have a very. . . particular kind of body, I haven’t seen too many people with your kind of problem” Turner the REI guy told me.
Traitors! Was all I could think to myself as I trudged through the cold rain. We’ve been through so much together and this is how you treat me! *Graphic content*