Hollywood Coquito

Howdy, my name is Victoria, just call me V! I like solitude, hiking, training dogs and spending time with Andi, my partner in crime. Andi (You can see her in the photo with me) and I are AT Thru Hikers In Training

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Slack Packing…A Must Try Experience¬†

Slack Packing…A Must Try Experience¬†

So first, my paraphrased definition: hiking without your 20, 30, 40 something pound pack! When you get into the township of Fayetteville, PA, look

May 5, 2016 : Hollywood Coquito
Heavy Heart

Heavy Heart

It with heavy heart that I will re-enter the trail without Andi.  We started on 16 April at The SNP entrance. Together we completed 8 miles the

Apr 21, 2016 : Hollywood Coquito
A Special Thank You…

A Special Thank You…

As promised, I wanted to publically thank  Real Meat Pet Food for Partnering with Andy and me.  Real Meat Pet Food is a small

Apr 8, 2016 : Hollywood Coquito
Preparing for the AT is for the dogs…

Preparing for the AT is for the dogs…

Being that our hike starts in a couple of weeks, I've been thinking back to last summer when I made the decision for Andi and me to hike the AT. Many

Mar 31, 2016 : Hollywood Coquito
Life Happens

Life Happens

This is a quick post to let those who follow my post know that Andi's and my training has halted for now.  My brother, who lives in Florida, has

Jan 23, 2016 : Hollywood Coquito
My Reasons for Thru Hiking the AT in 2016

My Reasons for Thru Hiking the AT in 2016

New Year's Eve I participated in our local "First Hike" at Honey Creek Nature Center. Once me and 50 of my closest strangers reached our destination

Jan 3, 2016 : Hollywood Coquito
Andy’s and My Holiday Training Program

Andy’s and My Holiday Training Program

The holidays are upon us! Yeah...or not. Time has been devoted to cleaning, baking, cooking, decorating and so on in preparation for a house full of

Dec 8, 2015 : Hollywood Coquito
Yes, Texas Has Hills and Such

Yes, Texas Has Hills and Such

Lost Maples State Natural Area In an attempt to find one of the camping spots featured in Backpacker's magazine's November issue, Andi and I set

Nov 12, 2015 : Hollywood Coquito
Amazing Short Notice Opportunity

Amazing Short Notice Opportunity

How Did I Get Here A dear friend of mine had recently invited me to visit her in Conway, New Hampshire and possibly do some hiking in the area.

Oct 28, 2015 : Hollywood Coquito
Getting Out There Is The Best Way To Prepare

Getting Out There Is The Best Way To Prepare

Andi and I have been out and about since August trying out our gear, strengthening our bodies as well as our minds. Below is a collage of some

Oct 15, 2015 : Hollywood Coquito