2015 AT thru-hiker. Managing Editor of this website. Debating between having a real life or giving up and hiking the PCT.
"Where’s Springer Mountain? You mean the Southern Terminus of the AT? That’s easy… it’s in Georgia. In the woods. Actually wait I don’t know.” Sound
We can be honest here. If you're attempting a 2017 thru-hike, it's all you're thinking about right now. And scrambled with the excitement and daydream
Car camping gets a bad rap. It's fluffy, too comfortable, lazy. You're not really camping unless you suffered to get there. Until recently, I was of t
As of this week, Rocky and I are one year removed from our completion of the Appalachian Trail. I think about it frequently, and both with a fond nost
To all of my narrow-faced friends out there: tired of your sunglasses sticking out from your face like a cartoon character? The lifetime warranty.
CW-X Versatx Running Bra MSRP: $55 Things that are not fun: descending a hill/mountain/anywhere, and having your ample chest hit you in the chin
Everyone has bad days on the trail—some people more than others. Collectively, Rocky and I had around 600 miles of bad days between us. Unless you are
We’ve published a lot of posts on AppTrials about how to save money before your hike. It's true that starting with a Ziploc full of $$$ is a great saf
...For When You Hate Everything in Your Food Bag The first few hundred miles of your hike will be a blissful, face-stuffing party of Snickers and Pas
2015 was undoubtedly a landmark year for the Appalachian Trail. Here are the eight biggest news stories from the Trail this year. 1) The AT