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Welcome to the South

Welcome to the South

We pass the Mason-Dixon line and arrive in our 9th state, Maryland.

Sep 21, 2022 : Eric and Hayley
CDT Days 84-99: Northern Montana

CDT Days 84-99: Northern Montana

Johnson Lake to Helena The Northern Montana section of the CDT began with a 1,200 ft. climb on day 84. It brought us to Warren Lake, which for my money,...

Sep 21, 2022 : Joseph Gonzalez
ECT Day 124 – Feeling Groggy Along Grog Brook

ECT Day 124 – Feeling Groggy Along Grog Brook

Robinson Brook to Upsalquitch RiverFrigid Flood Camp to Lake River CampECT miles: 26.10Total miles: 2485.6Elevation change: 535ft gain, 1867ft loss Today started off like the last one ended,

Sep 21, 2022 : Owen Eigenbrot
Lava Rock and Banana Bread: PCT Days 107-111

Lava Rock and Banana Bread: PCT Days 107-111

Day 107. Miles: 30.4 Total: 1938.3 In the morning, I'm sitting in my tent eating a poptart, still swaddled in my sleeping bag. I have the mesh door open so...

Sep 21, 2022 : Sibley
Oats on the Appalachian High Route: Day 20

Oats on the Appalachian High Route: Day 20

I woke up early, and knowing the day had 23 miles on the schedule I was ready to get a move on. From the sound of the raindrops on the...

Sep 21, 2022 : Katie Houston
My favourite people of the PCT

My favourite people of the PCT

It is often said of the Pacific Crest Trail that it is the people that make it worthwhile. I knew this would be the case before I started: the social...

Sep 20, 2022 : Sofia
AT Days 144-147:  Gatlinburg and Clingman’s Dome

AT Days 144-147: Gatlinburg and Clingman’s Dome

After a resupply visit to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, a huge change in the weather led to enjoyable days in Great Smoky National Park.  Here are the daily details: Day 144 -...

Sep 20, 2022 : Scott Morrison
Almost halfway there!

Almost halfway there!

We conquer the half gallon challenge.

Sep 20, 2022 : Eric and Hayley
My Gear: What Worked and What Didn’t

My Gear: What Worked and What Didn’t

Now that the trail has wrapped up, I thought it would be prudent to talk about things that worked, and things that didn’t. Before this hike, I had some gear...

Sep 20, 2022 : Austin Hager
ECT Day 123 – Cold Rain For Days

ECT Day 123 – Cold Rain For Days

Saint-Quentin to Robinson BrookNever Standing Again Camp to Frigid Flood CampECT miles: 21.96Total miles: 2459.5Elevation change: 1063ft gain, 978ft loss Hiking in cold rain isn’t always a

Sep 20, 2022 : Owen Eigenbrot