Tiffany Taylor Korrigan

I was a prospective 2016 AT NoBo thru-hiker, but leaning more toward a SoBo or flip-flop now. Also I'm a retired Army Sergeant First Class that lives in Kentucky with my three teenagers. I'm newly back into hiking and backpacking after some time away from it while serving in the military. I bring into these new adventures a completely different outlook than I had 20+ years ago when I originally wanted to do this hike.

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I Had to Quit, but Only For a Bit

I Had to Quit, but Only For a Bit

Hey, I made a rhyme! Seriously though, I made it to northbound mile 318 - Sam's Gap, and I quit the trail. When I left Hot Springs several days

Mar 28, 2017 : Tiffany Taylor Korrigan
Three Must Haves That Saved My Ass in the First 136 Miles, One Quite Literally

Three Must Haves That Saved My Ass in the First 136 Miles, One Quite Literally

There are actually more than three things that have been amazing to have and use, but I'm going to focus this blog on three specific products that

Feb 25, 2017 : Tiffany Taylor Korrigan
Holy $#!¿, I’m Really Doing This!

Holy $#!¿, I’m Really Doing This!

I'm lying here in my bed

Feb 5, 2017 : Tiffany Taylor Korrigan
Pre-Shakedown Shakedown

Pre-Shakedown Shakedown

In February this year I had to delay my start date because I was kind of in the middle of helping my friends rebuild a new home and it would have

Jun 10, 2016 : Tiffany Taylor Korrigan
Inspiration and Perseverance

Inspiration and Perseverance

About two weeks back I came across a quote in an email from another blog site that I follow/read called Luminita Saviuc and her site, she is

Mar 8, 2016 : Tiffany Taylor Korrigan
Gear From the (Literal) Other Side of the World

Gear From the (Literal) Other Side of the World

While recently traveling abroad in Thailand I was hoping to come across some possible sweet deals on gear, mostly stuff to replace heavier versions

Jan 11, 2016 : Tiffany Taylor Korrigan
Prepare Now, for Time is Short

Prepare Now, for Time is Short

As I prepare more for my hike this next Spring I keep telling people how much I wish it was already March so I could be on trail heading north to

Nov 18, 2015 : Tiffany Taylor Korrigan
What is Wrong With You…?

What is Wrong With You…?

Is the question my close friends and family are thinking when I tell them of my plan to hike the Appalachian Trail next year... What comes out

Oct 20, 2015 : Tiffany Taylor Korrigan