Liz Archibald

Hi I'm Liz. I'm a chemical engineer turned hiker trash, peak bagging addict, and taco snob. I'm from PA but the White Mountains of NH have my heart.

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Riding the Roller Coaster – Shakedown Hike on the Virginia AT

Riding the Roller Coaster – Shakedown Hike on the Virginia AT

Right after I graduated college in 2016, I had a failed attempt at section hiking the New Hampshire AT. This hike failed for a few different reasons:

Apr 9, 2019 : Liz Archibald
Chemical Engineer Turned Hiker Trash

Chemical Engineer Turned Hiker Trash

I remember crying when I finished Pacific Crest Trials on the plane ride home from Iceland back in September. I cried because I was still so

Mar 28, 2019 : Liz Archibald
Single-Day Winter Bonds Traverse

Single-Day Winter Bonds Traverse

There are 46 peaks in the Adirondacks and 48 peaks in New Hampshire over 4,000 feet. Fun fact: four of the 46 in the Adirondacks are actually less

Mar 24, 2019 : Liz Archibald
Five Reasons Why Winter Hiking Is Awesome

Five Reasons Why Winter Hiking Is Awesome

Someone recently asked me what I do in the winter to stay in shape and train for an upcoming thru-hike. The answer---I keep hiking! When I first

Mar 19, 2019 : Liz Archibald