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I’m Going On A Walk, Again

I’m Going On A Walk, Again

I Changed My Phone Screensaver May 15th, 2024. Today, I changed my phone screensaver. The colorful and vibrant picture of me sitting proudly on top of the wooden pillar that...

May 15, 2024 : Titouan Le Roux
Guess I’m Going Sobo

Guess I’m Going Sobo

Hey, what's up y'all? I'm Kevin and I'll be checking in as I attempt my first thru-hike. I was originally planning on a traditional northbound hike, but had some family...

May 14, 2024 : Kevin
South Fork, CO to Grants, NM – Warning: Frozen Nutella Will Break Your Spoon

South Fork, CO to Grants, NM – Warning: Frozen Nutella Will Break Your Spoon

Day 100 As we sat outside the Dollar General, packing our resupply into our backpacks, we watched a bald eagle flying above us. Our walk out of town started on...

Oct 24, 2023 : Savannah Anderson
Getting to the AZT: Week 1 on the Arizona Trail

Getting to the AZT: Week 1 on the Arizona Trail

I packed everything I need to survive for a month. This week, I headed out to start my journey to hike 800 miles across the state of Arizona on the...

Oct 6, 2023 : Elaine Che
AZT Days 1-9 Utah through the Grand Canyon

AZT Days 1-9 Utah through the Grand Canyon

The first emotional challenge of this trail has been the great visibility. Often you can see exactly where the trail is going ahead of you. Initially, as an east coaster,...

Oct 5, 2023 : Pinky and The Brain
Pinky and The Brain Take On The Arizona Trail

Pinky and The Brain Take On The Arizona Trail

When we finished the Appalachian Trail I didn't think I had another thru hike in me. Pinky would have turned around and hiked Southbound immediately if it hadn't been getting...

Sep 2, 2023 : Pinky and The Brain
PCT Days 5 – 8: From Cinnamon Toast Crunch to Cinnamon Buns

PCT Days 5 – 8: From Cinnamon Toast Crunch to Cinnamon Buns

Day 5: We wake up excited for breakfast. It was the remainder of the knock off Cinnamon Toast Crunch we bought at Safeway in Seattle. It was a perfect start....

Jul 19, 2023 : Shannon Walker
Breaking the Curse of Seattle: PCT Travel Day(s) 0

Breaking the Curse of Seattle: PCT Travel Day(s) 0

My brother drops us off at the airport. “Mom said I have to take a picture,” he says. After hugs and “cheese!”, my husband and I walk into the YYZ...

Jul 5, 2023 : Shannon Walker
Christmas on trail!

Christmas on trail!

As December ticks by, the build up to Christmas is becoming more apparent each time we pop out from the trail and into towns. In Wellington, i’m buying a new...

Dec 25, 2022 : Rachel McVittie
Freezing like DiCaprio

Freezing like DiCaprio

Day 132: 10 miles. Montezuma Valley Road to mile 2563 We had set the alarm at 7 and had a 90 minutes yoga session with our host in a huge...

Nov 21, 2022 : Miia Tsunami