Beyond the AT

Alfred Wainwright’s Coast to Coast: 200 Miles Across Rural England

Alfred Wainwright’s Coast to Coast: 200 Miles Across Rural England

Wainwright’s Coast to Coast is a long distance unofficial trail in Britain that goes from the Irish Sea to the North Sea via three national parks. The scenery varies dramatically...

Aug 14, 2019 : Joal & Jenny
How I Prepared for an Early-Season Tahoe Rim Trail Thru-Hike

How I Prepared for an Early-Season Tahoe Rim Trail Thru-Hike

On June 18, 2019, my sister and I arrived in Reno, NV, to thru-hike the Tahoe Rim Trail. I had heard about the record snowfall but honestly had no clue...

Jul 7, 2019 : Anna Zimmerman
The Jordan Trail: 400 Miles on Foot Through History

The Jordan Trail: 400 Miles on Foot Through History

The following is a sponsored post courtesy of the Jordan Trail Association.   The Jordan Trail is a newly established path traveling across ancient trade routes that are believed to be...

Jun 10, 2019 : Effie Drew
All About the Right to Roam and Hiking in Finland

All About the Right to Roam and Hiking in Finland

Recently I bought a basic hardtail mountain bike. Part of the reason was that I wanted to regain the ability to simply turn away from the bike lane and onto...

Apr 29, 2019 : Guest Post
The Cohos Trail: 170 Miles of New Hampshire’s North Woods

The Cohos Trail: 170 Miles of New Hampshire’s North Woods

The relatively new and unknown Cohos (Coh-ahs) Trail extends 170 miles through Northern New Hampshire from the Canadian border near Pittsburg to Crawford Notch in the White Mountains. It’s a...

Apr 15, 2019 : Effie Drew
Winter Hiking Across Croatia

Winter Hiking Across Croatia

Far removed from images of turquoise water, coves, and beaches, we discovered a different Croatia for more than 500 kilometers of hiking. From the Slovenian border to the border of...

Mar 21, 2019 : Deux Pas Vers L Autre
Exploring the History of the Pacific Crest Trail

Exploring the History of the Pacific Crest Trail

Every year the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) receives thousands of hikers, adventurers, and nature seekers from all over the world. Along its 2,650-mile length stretching from Canada to Mexico, the...

Feb 18, 2019 : Kenny Howell
An Overview of Austin’s Violet Crown Trail and Other Urban-Accessed Trails

An Overview of Austin’s Violet Crown Trail and Other Urban-Accessed Trails

The following is a guest post by Alex Murphy Imagine walking out of your downtown apartment, stepping onto a trail, and ending up miles outside the city. While trails such...

Feb 15, 2019 : Alex Murphy
Four of Hong Kong’s Most Dazzling Thru-Hikes

Four of Hong Kong’s Most Dazzling Thru-Hikes

Hong Kong is a metropolis overflowing with great food, breathtaking vistas, and incredibly rich and diverse hiking. While Hong Kong doesn’t technically have any “thru-hikes,” there are four notable

Jan 28, 2019 : Brittney Woodrum
Hiking the Hayduke: Welcome to the Wild, Wild (South)West

Hiking the Hayduke: Welcome to the Wild, Wild (South)West

Ever wonder what it's like to explore 800 miles of America's canyonlands on foot? Learn about the mysterious Hayduke Trail and how to prepare for remote wilderness adventure in the...

Jan 5, 2019 : Megan Mondor