Just a Boston girl with a love for the mountains. I've been working in childcare since I was 17 and I feel the need for a career change. Since The Appalachian Trail has been on my 'bucket list' for years, I knew I needed to take advantage of this transition time in my life and hike, or it just wouldn't happen. I'm looking forward to seeing the mountains in the south-east as my only backpacking experience lies in the White Mountains of NH. I know this will be hard, but I'm so ready for the challenge. My plan is a solo NOBO thru-hike in mid-to-late March, and I'm so excited to see where this adventure takes me.
I was taught to never underestimate the White Mountains; they are a force that some people have had the misfortune of not taking seriously. Even in
One of the reasons I'm glad to be documenting my thru-hike is to prove that I sort of know what I'm doing. Then, of course, to look back on afterward
If you picture a slender man with white hair, sporting a bright orange external frame pack from Jansport, you might be talking about anybody who