Hey I'm Michael! I am a twenty one year old bearded adventurer from Baltimore, Maryland. I'm headed down to Georgia on March 1st to start my NOBO thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. When I'm not dreaming of backpacking all over the country (about 99% of the time), I work as a barista to fund my dreams, I am an avid collector of antiques and oddities, and always have my nose in a history book. I've never had the time to take on an adventure such as the thru hiking the AT but come late February I'll be quitting my job, throwing caution to the wind, and going on a journey of a lifetime!
Seven days. The excitement is at an all time high right now only to be surpassed by my train ride to Georgia and then my first day actually on the
If you've read Appalachian Trials, which I'm assuming you have since you're on the blog (if not shame on you!), you've undoubtedly came to the
When trying to tackle a sizable goal such as hiking the Appalachian Trail you will undoubtedly find yourself at some point or another, often many
Let’s take a step in the time machine and head back to the good old days of 2012... “Would you like some space for milk or cream?” This is what I