Trail Update

The Florida Trail, Part 1: Sand Flies and Sand Dunes

The Florida Trail, Part 1: Sand Flies and Sand Dunes

Hello from the Florida Trail! It feels surreal to already have been on the trail for over two weeks. It's been a bumpy ride at the start, but I feel...

Nov 23, 2022 : Maria Llorens
Colorado Trail: Te Amo

Colorado Trail: Te Amo

Lights and shadows. Inspiration comes, sometimes unbidden and other times because it's been chemically induced. Then it goes, as predictable and rhythmic as the tide going out. Or the arrival...

Nov 10, 2022 : Isabella Zenaidah
The Lazy Hiker

The Lazy Hiker

My number of days on trail are slowly fading. I’ve set an end date which requires far less miles than what I have been averaging. This has allowed me to...

Nov 8, 2022 : Drew Flickinger
Maine, Part 2: Both Things True

Maine, Part 2: Both Things True

Poet's quiet, encouraging goodbye was like the gunshot at a race's starting line. We hiked quickly and with purpose through deep, muddy puddles, over roots, disappearing into the forest. Fall

Nov 8, 2022 : Mary
Week 20: Pacific Crest Trail Days!

Week 20: Pacific Crest Trail Days!

A Week Off I take a full week off trail. My timing was a little off. If I were to continue at the pace I was going, I would make...

Nov 7, 2022 : Thomas Allie
Singing Through The Smokies

Singing Through The Smokies

A nero into Hot Springs was much needed. My body was feeling fine, but I needed a bit of a mental reset. Some karaoke at the local brewery provided a...

Nov 4, 2022 : Drew Flickinger
Week 19: Rainier, Family, and Friendship!

Week 19: Rainier, Family, and Friendship!

Mount Rainier National Park! We're off into our next National Park! It's a little late start out of White Pass, but the trail is so well graded that the miles...

Nov 4, 2022 : Thomas Allie
Maine, Part 1: See You up Trail

Maine, Part 1: See You up Trail

As soon as we started the Mahoosuc Notch, it began to rain. We looked at each other with grim determination, and did our best to stuff our layers into our...

Oct 30, 2022 : Mary
New Boot Goofin’

New Boot Goofin’

After a quick stop at Station 19E, I headed into the Roan Highlands. The following days of hiking were spectacular and challenging. The highlands concluded with a descent to Uncle...

Oct 26, 2022 : Drew Flickinger
Tennessee Ya Later Virginia

Tennessee Ya Later Virginia

I neroed into and then zeroed in Damascus, arguably the most famous trail town on the AT. After some much needed rest, I headed back on the trail. A few...

Oct 26, 2022 : Drew Flickinger