I am a 54 year old trying to reconnect with myself. Quit my job and started thru hiking March 10th with my dog Yankee. I would rather try and fail then never try at all
I was on the trail for over 2 months, hiked 586 miles on the AT and many more going in and out of towns, walking to shelters/camps, water sources. I
Update I am finally ready to write this post. On May 21st, I started hiking towards Bland in Virginia. It was raining, again and cool. I climbed
Sucks to hike when you are sick! I left Hot Springs on a beautiful morning. Unfortunately just before leaving, I managed to sprain the same ankle
Yankee's back yeah! Smokies finally finished I exited the Smokies at the end of a very long day. All I had left was 2.7 miles to the hostel. The
Where I left off My last blog had me leaving for the Smokies. I had heard that there were incredible views. I had 7 days of food with me which made
Where I left off Leaving Franklin, NC I left Franklin and got to the trail head pretty late since the hostel owner just could not get organized.
First Few Days I arrived at Springer Mountain after a 7 hour ride. Parked at the parking lot which is 1 mile north of the summit then hiked back
What the heck?!!!! Let me introduce myself. My name is Yankee and my mom is Nadine, now known as Maple Leaf. My mom has been acting funny lately.
Introduction This is my first blog even though I have started thru hiking. This was written prior to my leaving. I simply could not get it