I'm a class of 2020 Appalachian Trail thru-hiker, aspiring class of '21 Mid State Trail thru-hiker, and a freelance writer. Oh, and sometimes I do my homework, cause I'm in college too, I guess. If you're nice to me, I'll make you bread.
There’s something about the process of walking into a small mountain town that gives it its charm.
Often, you come in on a side
It wasn’t raining anymore, but our noses were in Guthook on the way out of town.
Some comments on various waypoints noted some recent trail
There was no Springer Mountain this time. There was no Mid State Trail sign, no “START HERE”, or even a large, friendly arrow.
Things that coffee is good for:
Peeling your sorry body out of your sleeping bag in the morning
Washing dishes really quickly
I never met Dr. Tom Thwaites, but I have few doubts that we would have gotten along.
If you ask most hikers, Pennsylvania is the backup plan for