Kelly Graner

Hey there! My name is Kelly and I love backpacking. From the Camino de Santiago in Spain, to the AT to the New England Trail and so much more, my goal in life is to see as much of the world as possible via walking. Come along with me for the journey!!

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Carrying On, on the NET

Carrying On, on the NET

Hey everyone! Greetings from the New England Trail! If you have been following my journey up to this point, you know that I was attempting an AT

Aug 14, 2019 : Kelly Graner
Finding MY Happy Medium

Finding MY Happy Medium

Howdy everyone, guess what? This girl is headed back to the trail! I've been off for a week now, and I'll be honest, it's pretty strange. All week, I

Jun 30, 2019 : Kelly Graner
For the Love of the Trail Gods, LISTEN TO YOUR BODY

For the Love of the Trail Gods, LISTEN TO YOUR BODY

Hey everyone, greetings from about 200 miles off trail. The trail provides us with what we need, and sometimes that means getting off the trail. I

Jun 24, 2019 : Kelly Graner
High School Musical, Phone a Friend, the Trail Will Provide

High School Musical, Phone a Friend, the Trail Will Provide

So here's the thing. Hundreds of people decide to make the 2,192.2-mile trek from Georgia to Maine every summer, but only a quarter of those who set

Jun 19, 2019 : Kelly Graner
Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Once upon a time there was a little thru-hiker named Indy. Among other things, Indy was named for her independence; she really liked to do her own

Jun 14, 2019 : Kelly Graner
The Snack that Smiles Back

The Snack that Smiles Back

GOLDFISH!!! Hey there everyone, how's it hanging? I recently wrote a post about a tough day I had on the trail. When sharing the link, I mentioned

Jun 10, 2019 : Kelly Graner
Faith, Trust, and Trail Dust

Faith, Trust, and Trail Dust

"I will walk by faith even when I cannot see." 2 Corinthians 5:7 Hey all. I'll be honest, I've been having a couple of off days. Close friends

Jun 3, 2019 : Kelly Graner
Welcome to the Bear House

Welcome to the Bear House

Hey everyone, hope you had an excellent Memorial Day! I spent this weekend walking through the Smoky Mountains. The heat made some of the days drag

May 29, 2019 : Kelly Graner
Solemates // Soulmates

Solemates // Soulmates

Alright y'all, I've got a question. What is more important to ya, your feet or your friends? To some, friends are 'ride or dies.' You talk to your

May 22, 2019 : Kelly Graner
The Best Things in Life are Worth the Wait

The Best Things in Life are Worth the Wait

'The best things in life are worth the wait.' Have y'all heard this before? I've said it in the past, and while out on the trail, it's a phrase I've

May 17, 2019 : Kelly Graner