My name is Megan (a.k.a. Hashbrown) Maxwell, and I thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2012. I graduated from the Ohio State University in 2011 and have been trying to use my English degree ever since. My dearest ambition is to become a writer and editor, but I also like to snowboard, bake cupcakes, and try to blend in with the Coloradoans. You can check out my how-to hiking blog for women at Appalachian Trail Girl.
Hikers everywhere are continually encouraged by popular outdoor publications and societies for wilderness enthusiasts to always bring the 10 ten
During the early stages of the trail, you will encounter a variety of creepy men. There will be old, creepy men; creepy men your own age who want to
Somewhere in Tennessee during my thru-hike, I experienced what could possibly be the coldest night I’ve ever had in my entire life. I had been lured
You might think that hiking the Appalachian Trail is only for those who possess high levels of athletic prowess and boundless amounts of