SOBO

Week 22 – Daleville to Newport, VA

Week 22 – Daleville to Newport, VA

The journey continues. . . A lot has happened since I had to take my leave from the trail.  In the three months that I was away from my forestry...

Apr 24, 2017 : Jamie Marsden
Week 21 – Buena Vista to Daleville, VA

Week 21 – Buena Vista to Daleville, VA

A lot has changed since last week.  We have lost two key members of our trail family; Ratatouille and Flicker!  Now, Legolas, Skooch, First Aid and Charlie Bear, and myself will...

Apr 16, 2017 : Jamie Marsden
SOBO Hike Planning with a Dog (what the @*#% am I doing?)

SOBO Hike Planning with a Dog (what the @*#% am I doing?)

Hiking the trail has been a slow migrating thought process for a bit now. The dream lives in all of us, until we can finally exclaim"I'm hiking the AT!" Then...

Apr 16, 2017 : Katie Doane
Navigation and Cultivating a Balanced Flow

Navigation and Cultivating a Balanced Flow

If you've decided to tune in, today I'm going to be discussing resilience, and how to find your own flow when things aren't feeling so great. While I'm not on...

Apr 12, 2017 : Emily Elizabeth
An Extended Approach To the PCT on the PNT

An Extended Approach To the PCT on the PNT

What about all the snow? It's a question PCT hopefuls this year can't avoid.  NOBO, SOBO, or Whatever-BO, there is going to be snow persisting along the trail throughout the...

Apr 7, 2017 : Henry Slocum
Week 20 – Elkton to Buena Vista, VA

Week 20 – Elkton to Buena Vista, VA

Things are changing. The weather is getting worse. Trail family members are coming and going. But we're still making our way south, heading to Georgia. We're about to meet one...

Apr 5, 2017 : Jamie Marsden
Week 19 – Snickers Gap to Elkton, VA

Week 19 – Snickers Gap to Elkton, VA

The temperatures are still plummeting and we are starting to struggle our way through the woods.  Our little hiking family may soon part ways, but until then, our adventures will...

Mar 24, 2017 : Jamie Marsden
A Walk in the Park – Yes Really!

A Walk in the Park – Yes Really!

BACK TO THE TRAIL ... ANY TRAIL ... PARK TRAIL WILL DO Life interrupted and so I took a few days off from training. Today, I decided to dial back...

Mar 21, 2017 : Kate Stillwell
Week 18 – Waynesboro, PA to Snickers Gap, VA

Week 18 – Waynesboro, PA to Snickers Gap, VA

In this part of my journey, join me as we make our way through not 1, not 2, but 4 states!  That's right, we are leaving PA, making our way...

Mar 18, 2017 : Jamie Marsden
AT Recap Of 2016: What Went Wrong? What Went Right? What’s Next?

AT Recap Of 2016: What Went Wrong? What Went Right? What’s Next?

Finally Some Closure! It's been five months since I left the Appalachian Trail. I am finally getting my shit together to write a final blog about it. There's been lack...

Mar 13, 2017 : Josh Lichti