Trail Update

Early Thru-hike Thoughts

Early Thru-hike Thoughts

179 miles. Day 8. I've been procrastinating with writing this first post because I feel as if I should have something profound and remarkable to write. Over the past week...

May 25, 2017 : Jackie Bannon
Day 3

Day 3

Day 3 of my PCT thru hike: As I woke up in my tent at 4:57am I surveyed the aches and pains of my body. My cramping seemed to have...

May 25, 2017 : Nick Cellini
Yes, Everything Hurts

Yes, Everything Hurts

It's been a minute since my last post...my phone crashed and I lost ALL of my trail pics and blogs I was working on. After pouting for a while I've...

May 24, 2017 : KT Saunders
It’s All About The “Side Quests”

It’s All About The “Side Quests”

Big revelations have occurred in my life along this Trail, and it's changed my outlook on how this hike will continue. For anyone just reading this post, my trail name...

May 22, 2017 : Amber Redfield
Trail Update #1: Holy Guacamole

Trail Update #1: Holy Guacamole

This is the first time I've blogged from my phone so if this looks terrible on your way bigger screen, sorry? Here's a kinda abridged look at what I've been...

May 19, 2017 : Alex Pellerin
Smoothing out the kinks

Smoothing out the kinks

Hi dear friends, This week was a transformative one on the trail. This week, I felt like I got everything right. Not that things were going wrong. Things have been...

May 19, 2017 : Carolyn Burman
Mile 342.2 – Mile 420.1

Mile 342.2 – Mile 420.1

Mile 354.4 Today I was on the verge on tears all day. My body felt exhausted and it was really difficult to even go the 12 miles that I did.I...

May 15, 2017 : Anna Zimmerman
Back At It: Lashing Out My 2016 Thru-hike

Back At It: Lashing Out My 2016 Thru-hike

Okay. So I really haven't done 1400 miles of the Appalachian Trail this year. But continuing the theme I established last year—and as it turns out—continuing to follow the trail...

May 10, 2017 : Katina (Arachne) Daanen
Mile 273.8 – Mile 342.1

Mile 273.8 – Mile 342.1

Mile 279.3 I left Hot Springs earlier this afternoon. I stayed at the Sunnybank Inn and I can't say enough great things about it. It's a beautiful old home and...

May 10, 2017 : Anna Zimmerman
Ten Days in the Desert

Ten Days in the Desert

Huzzah! Leila and I left from the Southern Terminus of the PCT on April 26th, 2017. We marked the momentous occasion with a rousing rendition of the Star Wars theme...

May 7, 2017 : Abby King