Trail Update

Week 17- The Vermont Mountains and 500 Miles To Go

Week 17- The Vermont Mountains and 500 Miles To Go

Day 113 During the night the temperature dropped into the 40’s and a light rain started falling. In combination with the loud wind this meant that I didn’t get a...

Jun 25, 2022 : Miranda “Zazz” Turner
Week 16- Mount Greylock, Massachusetts, and 1600 miles

Week 16- Mount Greylock, Massachusetts, and 1600 miles

Day 106 A day when I get to head into town is always good, and I set off along the trail already thinking about my town chores and real food....

Jun 18, 2022 : Miranda “Zazz” Turner
PCT Week 9: A Near Death Experience and the Meaning of Tramily

PCT Week 9: A Near Death Experience and the Meaning of Tramily

John Muir Trail Whitney was one of the most exciting moments of my life, but it was one of the most exhausting. I reached camp late that night, with no...

Jun 18, 2022 : Thomas Allie
Virginia Creeper Trail

Virginia Creeper Trail

So what do three thru-hikers do on a zero day when there is a downhill bicycle trail to ride?  Well, you ride it of course. Virginia Creeper Trail The Virginia...

Jun 17, 2022 : Pat & Paula
Splintered

Splintered

Thoughts and ruminations from...home (ugh) Shin Splints According to Urban Dictionary, shin splints are described thus: "A pain below your knee from too much running - its a pain in...

Jun 16, 2022 : Mike Hanold
Two Weeks on the Appalachian Trail

Two Weeks on the Appalachian Trail

135 miles on the Appalachian Trail There have been trials and a lot of misdirection. Even though there are blazes all over the place I still sometimes get confused. The...

Jun 15, 2022 : Brit
400 Miles and Pneumonia

400 Miles and Pneumonia

We were saddened to hear of Clyde's passing. While unfortunately we did not know him all that well, what we did know is that he lived a rich, full life....

Jun 14, 2022 : Pat & Paula
House Warming – Springer to Standing Bear

House Warming – Springer to Standing Bear

“Happiness is meeting an old friend after a long time and feeling nothing has changed” – Cris Darr. In the weeks and days leading up to my AT endeavor, I...

Jun 14, 2022 : Matthew Poole
Week 15- New York, Connecticut, and 1500 miles

Week 15- New York, Connecticut, and 1500 miles

Day 99 Surprisingly Dad was up and moving before I was this morning, he was starting to take down his tent before I had even fully woken up, and I...

Jun 11, 2022 : Miranda “Zazz” Turner
My Gear is Failing But I Will Not

My Gear is Failing But I Will Not

It is hot. Really hot. The kind of hot when sweat is dripping down my forehead into my eyes and it stings. I feel a drop hit my bare legs....

Jun 9, 2022 : Juliette