Kmeg

Kmeg is both experienced and a beginner in all things hiking and camping. If there's something new to tackle, she's first in line. She fits backpacks for a living and is obsessed with her dog, The Millennium Falcon. The one thing she misses most on the trail is a good slice (or three) of quiche.

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5 Tips for Hitchhiking on the Appalachian Trail

5 Tips for Hitchhiking on the Appalachian Trail

Wagon wheel. The one song every thru-hiker has heard quite enough of already. He paints such a great picture of hitchin’ rides, making his way down

Jun 13, 2017 : Kmeg
Counting Calories Part II: Training for the Trail

Counting Calories Part II: Training for the Trail

*Strength & Conditioning This is the season of resolutions. The season where we look at our lives and see room for growth. Maybe your goal is to

Jan 23, 2017 : Kmeg
Breaking Through the Fear

Breaking Through the Fear

I felt empowered the moment I declared my time off from work. "I'm going to hike the Superior Hiking Trail by myself," I proudly proclaimed to all of

Sep 5, 2016 : Kmeg
Counting Calories Part I

Counting Calories Part I

Planning For Energy, Asking the Questions. As I prepare for the Superior Hiking Trail I find myself more anxious than ever thinking about my

Aug 8, 2016 : Kmeg
Quiz: Have you become a Trail Snob?

Quiz: Have you become a Trail Snob?

In all the incredible amazingness that is the trail, it is important to remember our humble beginnings. Some of us had never taken a backpacking

Jul 28, 2016 : Kmeg