Gear Review: Mountain Hardware AC Long Sleeve Men’s Henley

Gear Review: Mountain Hardware AC Long Sleeve Men’s Henley

(Disclaimer: This item was donated for the purposes of reviewing.) Basic Specs Name:

Apr 29, 2017 : Chuck McKeever
Breaking Rules

Breaking Rules

What Is That Noise We set an alarm to make the 6:30 am pickup.  First alarm setting of the trip and hopefully the last.  It was worth it though as...

Apr 29, 2017 : James Shepherd
Socializing on the Trail

Socializing on the Trail

Socializing and enjoying the thru hiker community is a huge part of hiking the Appalachian Trail.  Some people seek out the social scenes (like shelter areas) more than others, but...

Apr 29, 2017 : Katie Eckman
Hiking with Hubby (3/25, 3/26, 3/27)

Hiking with Hubby (3/25, 3/26, 3/27)

Day 28, 3/25: Hot Springs, NC -> Spring Mountain shelter (11 miles) I stayed up way too late organizing my food and gear. This was the first big organizing I've...

Apr 29, 2017 : Snap
Why Am I Hiking the Appalachian Trail?

Why Am I Hiking the Appalachian Trail?

The Beginning Many years ago while I was camping in the Smoky Mountain National Park with my then fourteen year old son and my husband, we came across the Appalachian...

Apr 29, 2017 : Waterfall
AT First Sighting

AT First Sighting

I saw my first ever White Blaze.  It was so

Apr 28, 2017 : Larry
Mile 106.2 – Mile 207.1

Mile 106.2 – Mile 207.1

Mile 114.0 For most of yesterday and last night I spent my time in Franklin, NC. It was really great. It was my first time in a trail town and...

Apr 28, 2017 : Anna Zimmerman
Hot Springs to Roan Mountain Scorecard

Hot Springs to Roan Mountain Scorecard

It's been a long stretch since I've blogged, I know, but it been a long stretch since I've been in town as well (one shower in two weeks. One!). I'm...

Apr 28, 2017 : Becky Booroojian
Week one with Team Foot Stuff

Week one with Team Foot Stuff

We're five days into our six month trek, and we're loving every minute of it. Okay, maybe not the extreme hiker pains, and the occasional steep up or down hill,...

Apr 28, 2017 : Alexa Shapiro
The Things We Carried

The Things We Carried

Living out of your backpack is serious business. For nearly five months I lived out of my backpack, trekking from Georgia to Maine. Before setting off, I tried to pack...

Apr 28, 2017 : Danielle