Tilghman Moyer

NOBO 2019 Appalachian Trail. I currently am a junior at Temple University studying Environmental Science. Philadelphian just trying to see nature.

Posts

Hiking with Different Groups on Trail

Hiking with Different Groups on Trail

In the beginning I set out on this hike wanting to conquer it on my own. I knew that I would meet people, but I didn't know how important having

Jul 12, 2019 : Tilghman Moyer
Back on My Home Turf

Back on My Home Turf

PennsylvaniaThey say home field advantage boosts a team's chance of winning, and I totally agree with this. I’ve done a handful of sections in

Jun 3, 2019 : Tilghman Moyer
Making Miles, Making Friends

Making Miles, Making Friends

I haven't posted a blog in a while and to be honest capturing everything that happens out here is tough. 700 MilesA few days ago I passed the 700

Apr 24, 2019 : Tilghman Moyer
A Trail Magical Weekend of Pizza and Barbecue

A Trail Magical Weekend of Pizza and Barbecue

Northbounders are definitely spoiled. There have been times when I’ve run into multiple trail magic in one day. If you’re not familiar with the term

Mar 29, 2019 : Tilghman Moyer
A Relaxing Off Day, and Snow Blankets the Smokies

A Relaxing Off Day, and Snow Blankets the Smokies

Getting to the Nantahala Outdoor Center, or the NOC as the cool kids call it, was the goal. I was excited to have a day when I didn't hike, but I

Mar 22, 2019 : Tilghman Moyer
Early Days, and a Trail Name Emerges

Early Days, and a Trail Name Emerges

It feels great to say I’ve finally put some miles on the Appalachian Trail that are going toward a thru-hike. Saturday afternoon I got my hiker tag

Mar 11, 2019 : Tilghman Moyer
New Scenery Before Hitting the Trail

New Scenery Before Hitting the Trail

I have relocated to Emory, VA, for about half a semester until I start my thru-hike. It has been a totally change in scenery to me. If you are

Jan 21, 2019 : Tilghman Moyer
I’ll be a Full-Time Student While on My Thru-Hike

I’ll be a Full-Time Student While on My Thru-Hike

I have always been the type of person to stay active, maybe not always exercise active, but keeping my mind occupied. An Appalachian Trail thru-hike

Dec 19, 2018 : Tilghman Moyer
A Different Approach to Preparing

A Different Approach to Preparing

It has been awhile since I clocked in. I have been doing some traveling with trips to Shenandoah for a weekend, Tucson to visit my father, and

Nov 27, 2018 : Tilghman Moyer
Satisfying Your Outdoor Bug as a City Resident

Satisfying Your Outdoor Bug as a City Resident

Tips and tricks on how to quench your outdoor thirst while living in a city.

Oct 24, 2018 : Tilghman Moyer