Hello! I am an avid outdoors person, so if the activity is outside you will find me there! I love hiking, camping, learning primitive skills, bushcraft, hunting, canoeing, gardening... and the list goes on and on! When I am not in the outdoors, I am teacher. I teach design, woodworking, and sculpture to 6-12 grade boys at an all boys private school in Baltimore City.
Day 1: Springer Mountain to Hawk Mountain Shelter 8.5 miles Monday February 19th, 2024 Obligatory photo of the terminus plaque It has been an
During the 5-7 month trek on the Appalachian Trail there will be times where you are not only battling the elements and terrain, but you will be
Hey! I am super stoked that you found your way here on The Trek! I am excited to be here as well. That must mean we share something in common!
The 2,200+ mile hike is not a straight walk. To be ready for everything the trail can throw at a hiker, training for success is important. The
Preparing your own meals can be very fun! There are so many possibilities! After the initial question of ‘Why would you want to do that?’ the
Why this? Why now? These two questions are always asked any time someone wants to talk about my upcoming thru hike on the Appalachian Trail. I feel