Olivia Carle

I was a 2015 southbounder on the AT. Due to money concerns I had to stop after hiking 640 miles. I am a Tufts University student and an activist who works to prevent sexual violence. The reason for my thru-hike was essentially to escape that reality for a bit and do something purely for myself. I have stories to share, and maybe a little advice, which can hopefully be of service to all aspiring AT thru-hikers.


On Being Lost

On Being Lost

I hiked the AT until the money ran out (640 miles and some good long months) and I’ve been struggling for a long time to write publicly about my

Jan 14, 2016 : Olivia Carle