Zach Terpstra

Just another young man attempting an extended walk. I've been captivated by nature since my early childhood, and this fascination has blossomed into interesting experiences over the years and various adventures. Fresh out of college, I'll be striving for a Calendar Year Triple Crown starting NOBO on the Appalachian Trail in early February!

Posts

Controversial: Bulk Up or Slim Down?

Controversial: Bulk Up or Slim Down?

Introducing the new “Controversial:” series.  Occasionally, I’ll be exploring different questions that have plagued thru-hikers for quite some time. 

Oct 21, 2019 : Zach Terpstra
Unexpected: Ten Problems for Thru-Hikers

Unexpected: Ten Problems for Thru-Hikers

Deromanticizing thru-hiking and offering ten solutions to often-overlooked problems.

Oct 19, 2019 : Zach Terpstra
Upcoming Calendar Year Triple Crown

Upcoming Calendar Year Triple Crown

The perfect storm for a Calendar Year Triple Crown attempt starts like this...

Oct 17, 2019 : Zach Terpstra