Trail Update

Pot of Gold at the End of the Rainbow

Pot of Gold at the End of the Rainbow

I don't care what anyone else says, I LOVE the Cochetopas! Familiar Territory Woke up to rain last night or this morning, so hard to get motivated when the alarm...

Oct 15, 2020 : PseudoSloth
The SNT: Aberfeldy to Kingussie

The SNT: Aberfeldy to Kingussie

At Last; the Epic Cairngorms! Cairngorms National Park is the largest national park in the United Kingdom at 4,528 square kilometres (1,748 square miles) and it is home to five...

Oct 2, 2020 : Rosanna Brost
A Sad, Soggy End: Leaving the Long Trail

A Sad, Soggy End: Leaving the Long Trail

After hiking in rainy, blustering conditions for three days and leaving my hiking buddy Bartman behind, I decided to shlep into town at Lincoln Gap on Wednesday afternoon. Coming down...

Oct 1, 2020 : Jamie Nash
Slogging into the North: Long Trail Update

Slogging into the North: Long Trail Update

As we hike closer to Maine Junction (and closer to the rugged northern portion of the trail), both Bartman and I started to get a bit nervous for what’s to...

Sep 30, 2020 : Jamie Nash
One Week (and One Toenail) Down: Long Trail Update

One Week (and One Toenail) Down: Long Trail Update

After my first entire week hiking North on the Long Trail, I’ve still got 90 percent of my toenails and it feels like a lifestyle. It’s weird how quickly I’ve...

Sep 26, 2020 : Jamie Nash
Everything Is Beautiful and Everything Hurts: Long Trail Update

Everything Is Beautiful and Everything Hurts: Long Trail Update

On the third and fourth day of my NOBO end-to-end hike, I really started to doubt whether my body was ready for this thing. Mainly, my kneecaps wanted to secede...

Sep 24, 2020 : Jamie Nash
Trail Name but No Trail Legs: First Two Days on the Long Trail

Trail Name but No Trail Legs: First Two Days on the Long Trail

Trail update: I have a trail name, but the miles on my first two days did not come easy. There were ups and downs, physically and mentally.

Sep 20, 2020 : Jamie Nash
The Sangres: Colorado’s Hidden Gem

The Sangres: Colorado’s Hidden Gem

Between not having cell connection the rest of my hike and moving across the continent, I never posted any updates for the rest of the San Luis Loop (oops!). Rather...

Sep 8, 2020 : PseudoSloth
Trail Update: Segments 25-28

Trail Update: Segments 25-28

Woohoo, I'm done! Read about my trek through the monsoons to finish the Colorado Trail.

Aug 15, 2020 : Katie Houston
Trail Update: Segments 20-24

Trail Update: Segments 20-24

Another Colorado Trail thru hike update, only a few more segments to go!

Aug 13, 2020 : Katie Houston