Trail Update

As safe as I’ll ever be

As safe as I’ll ever be

Sarah Grothjan recently wrote an

Oct 20, 2018 : Clara Hatcher
1,100 Miles, and Why It Doesn’t Matter if I Finish

1,100 Miles, and Why It Doesn’t Matter if I Finish

Hello! I’m Kreg (trail name Carrot Top),  a southbound thru-hiker on the Appalachian Trail. I’m joining The Trek blogging community halfway through my trip, so this is my first post,...

Oct 4, 2018 : Kreg Moccia
One Thousand Miles Later: Celebrations and Reflections

One Thousand Miles Later: Celebrations and Reflections

Karaoke anyone? You know you want to. This number is to the tune of Vanessa Carlton’s A Thousand Miles. Making my way down trail, walking south, northbounders pass and they’re...

Oct 2, 2018 : Amie Spring
Trail PMS. The Kind that Doesn’t Discriminate

Trail PMS. The Kind that Doesn’t Discriminate

Oh, hey, fancy seeing you here! I must first apologize for my MIA status and lack of updates, I’ve been out saving the world, you see. Clark Kent by day,...

Sep 18, 2018 : Amie Spring
The Best Part of the Appalachian Trail

The Best Part of the Appalachian Trail

I summited Mount Katahdin a week ago and something I am frequently asked is, "What was your favorite part?" I can easily say it was the people I met. I...

Sep 17, 2018 : Mackenzie
The Ups and Downs of Vermont

The Ups and Downs of Vermont

The ups and downs of Vermont tested my emotional and physical prowess as I hiked through the Green Mountains. Watch as I tramp my way across Vermont. check out my...

Sep 16, 2018 : Danny Strayer
All the Things I Miss, but I’m Willing to Wait For

All the Things I Miss, but I’m Willing to Wait For

If you check out my Instagram you will see smiles, laughs, and beautiful scenery. All of which is true. I am loving the adventure that the Appalachian Trail provides, but...

Aug 30, 2018 : Mackenzie
The Trail Is Filled with New England Surprises

The Trail Is Filled with New England Surprises

Having never been to New England before, my hike through Connecticut and Massachusetts was full of surprises. Boston A family friend whom I'd never met had been following

Aug 29, 2018 : Danny Strayer
Four Days on the Cohos Trail

Four Days on the Cohos Trail

Day One - Crawford Notch to Mount Davis My friend Nick drove me to the trailhead on the morning of Aug. 21. This way, I wouldn't have to leave my...

Aug 28, 2018 : Erica Notini
Miles, Smiles, and Endless Cokes in Vermont

Miles, Smiles, and Endless Cokes in Vermont

Day 43 // Mile 398.9 - Mile 418.8 First things first. My shiny new shoes aren’t so shiny anymore. Wanna play a game? Bet you can't guess how long they...

Aug 27, 2018 : Amie Spring