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A Glimpse

A Glimpse

I want to start this post by saying that I am not a strong writer. Now that we are more familiar with each other, I want to shout out to...

Oct 7, 2017 : Jessica Hastings
Moments from the Appalachian Trail

Moments from the Appalachian Trail

I put together a little video collage of some moments of my thru hike - start to

Oct 4, 2017 : Anna Zimmerman
Three-Minute Appalachian Trail Thru-Hike [Watch]

Three-Minute Appalachian Trail Thru-Hike [Watch]

I walked behind Waterboy for 142 days as we thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail from Maine to Georgia. On (almost) every one of those days, I took a picture. If you've...

Aug 23, 2017 : Emily
The Real Hiking Viking’s Ultralight PCT Gear List

The Real Hiking Viking’s Ultralight PCT Gear List

In case you missed it, the dynamic duo of The Real Hiking Viking and Zach Davis (our Editor-in-Chief) are hitting the PCT SOBO.... in T-minus one day. We coerced Viking into...

Jul 10, 2017 : The Editors
Not All Mother Teresas

Not All Mother Teresas

I'll give a little background here. I'm a shelter girl, even when it's not raining. A fair weather fan, if you will. For 90% of thru-hikers, the shelters on the...

May 25, 2017 : Casie Frederick
From Drugs & Alcohol to the PCT: Watch “A Single Step” Here

From Drugs & Alcohol to the PCT: Watch “A Single Step” Here

Last week, a different sort of PCT thru-hiking documentary quietly went live.   The Trek: Where did you meet Colin and Andrew? What inspired you to make a film about their...

Apr 24, 2017 : The Editors
Tales from the Trail: Volume III

Tales from the Trail: Volume III

Welcome to our third edition of Tales from the Trail, our dispatch from hikers on the AT and PCT. With these videos, you'll get to see some direct-from-trail footage as our...

Apr 17, 2017 : The Editors
10 Tips to Reduce the Weight on Your Back

10 Tips to Reduce the Weight on Your Back

As I start getting my gear squared away for the CDT, I was re-reading some of my favourite books and watching Youtube videos to inspire me to keep my pack...

Apr 10, 2017 : Pie
Springer – Neel Gap Revisited

Springer – Neel Gap Revisited

On 28 February 2014 my son and I were stood on Springer Mountain ready to start our Appalachian Trail thru-hike. On 4 August 2014 we summitedI loved my experience the...

Apr 2, 2017 : Paul "BigTex" Bunker
Tales from the Trail: Hiker Videos Volume II

Tales from the Trail: Hiker Videos Volume II

Welcome to our second installment of Tales From the Trail, where we post straight-from-the-trail (or pre-trail...) video updates from our 2017 bloggers. This week we get a new crew of thru-hiker

Mar 22, 2017 : The Editors