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Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking: Shoulder Season and Summer Clothing

Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking: Shoulder Season and Summer Clothing

In the last post we introduced the basics of how to dress for hiking as well as what to wear for winter specifically. In this post we will discuss

Mar 28, 2019 : Rebecca
Long Trail Thru-Hike Announcement: 100 Days Out

Long Trail Thru-Hike Announcement: 100 Days Out

Three years ago I sat down with my husband and said, "I want to thru-hike the Long Trail this summer." Well, that never ended up happening. Not

Mar 14, 2019 : Rebecca
How to Hike the New England Hundred Highest Peaks

How to Hike the New England Hundred Highest Peaks

You've completed the New Hampshire 48 4,000-footers and the New England 67 4,000-footers. Spring is in the air (or should be according to the

Feb 27, 2019 : Rebecca
Hiking the New England 67 4,000-Footers

Hiking the New England 67 4,000-Footers

After completing the New Hampshire 48 4,000-footers, local hikers may find themselves wondering what to do next. Many continue on to pursue

Jan 29, 2019 : Rebecca
Variations of the New Hampshire 48 4,000-Footer List

Variations of the New Hampshire 48 4,000-Footer List

Reaching a goal is an amazing feeling. Whether it’s the completion of a thru-hike or graduating college, the accomplishment makes the toil and sweat

Jan 24, 2019 : Rebecca
A Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking Gear

A Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking Gear

Regardless of whether you're a day hiker or a thru-hiker, finding the right gear is imperative to a successful, and fun hike. Over the past three

Jan 3, 2019 : Rebecca
How to Get Started Hiking New Hampshire’s 48 4,000-Footers

How to Get Started Hiking New Hampshire’s 48 4,000-Footers

A new year means new challenges, both physical and mental. As a New Hampshire resident and self-proclaimed hike-a-holic, there is nothing more

Dec 30, 2018 : Rebecca
What Solo Hiking Is Really Like

What Solo Hiking Is Really Like

The Morning Routine of a Solo Hiker It’s 5 a.m. on a Saturday morning when my alarm starts going off. I inhale deeply, turn off the incessant

Dec 30, 2018 : Rebecca
A Day Hiker Turned Thru-Hiker

A Day Hiker Turned Thru-Hiker

It has been almost two years since I decided to plan a thru-hike of the Long Trail. In April 2017, I submitted my application to blog for The Trek in

Dec 16, 2018 : Rebecca
Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking: Winter Hiking Clothing

Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking: Winter Hiking Clothing

It’s beginning to look a lot like.... winter. With the vast majority of the trails surrounding me (OK, all the trails) coated in snow, I figured this

Dec 6, 2018 : Rebecca