My name is Megan, but I'm known on trail as Sourstraws. After backpacking through Canyonlands National Park for our honeymoon in 2013, my husband and I decided to commit to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail. We made that dream a reality in the summer of 2016, and are now addicted to long-distance hiking. Currently we are thru-hiking the Pacific Crest Trail and trying our hands at homemade gear.
You might think from reading most of the information available on the internet that there are no couples thru-hiking, and that hiking with a partner
It’s not just about gear I used to think ultralight backpackers I met or heard of were totally crazy. These individuals were a special breed of