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Thank You, Thank You!

Thank You, Thank You!

I'm Back! I want to thank all of you for being so patient with me! My apologies for leaving you hanging, but I'm keeping my word (get it?) and continuing...

Jan 19, 2018 : Rebecca Hatch
Four Weeks To Go And Still Trying To Figure It Out

Four Weeks To Go And Still Trying To Figure It Out

With about 30 days to go until kickoff, things are getting real here in the cold Northeast. I will be receiving the final pieces of gear tomorrow. I have been...

Jan 19, 2018 : Noel Nason
Beating The Pre-Hike Winter Blues: Books, Blogs, And Movies

Beating The Pre-Hike Winter Blues: Books, Blogs, And Movies

If you’re anything like me (and I sincerely hope you’re not!), you’re sitting at home waiting for the big day to come when you finally leave for the Appalachian Trail....

Jan 11, 2018 : Cheryl and Ray Galli
Pox and Puss Episode #65 – 110 Miles of Fun

Pox and Puss Episode #65 – 110 Miles of Fun

After the first 110 miles of a northbound Trail Town? Pox talk about the mental and physical aspects that play into your first couple of weeks on trail, and how...

Jan 9, 2018 : Pox & Puss Podcast
Sawyer’s New Line of Ground-Breaking Filters

Sawyer’s New Line of Ground-Breaking Filters

Recently Sawyer came out with a new line of game-changing filters. While the Sawyer

Jan 9, 2018 : Mary Beth Skylis
Look, I don’t worry now, I’m excited too.

Look, I don’t worry now, I’m excited too.

Last blog I laid out my fears so I could attempt to start addressing them. Since then I’ve realized that my preparation exceeds my fear and I will complete my...

Jan 8, 2018 : Mackenzie
I Was Thirteen Years Old

I Was Thirteen Years Old

The first time I ever set foot on a real trail was in sixth or seventh grade. Time has made the memory of details misty. It was a class trip...

Jan 8, 2018 : TechnoNomadic
Pie on the Continental Divide Trail  – New Mexico and finishing the CDT

Pie on the Continental Divide Trail – New Mexico and finishing the CDT

Day 111 started after a solid nights’ sleep, cold brew coffee and a microwave burrito got my day started. I packed slowly, quickly realizing I’d bought way too much food...

Jan 6, 2018 : Pie
Appalachian Trail Winter Gear List: Taylor’s Pack

Appalachian Trail Winter Gear List: Taylor’s Pack

We're leaving March 19th for our Northbound thru-hike and we're planning for some cold weather. Below is Taylor's portion of the gear list we currently plan on starting with. We...

Jan 6, 2018 : The Swords
Appalachian Trail Winter Gear List: Nikki’s Pack

Appalachian Trail Winter Gear List: Nikki’s Pack

We're leaving March 19th for our Northbound thru-hike and we're planning for some cold weather. Below is Nikki's portion of the gear list we currently plan on starting with. We...

Jan 6, 2018 : The Swords