Heat (Days 87 to 93, Sierra City to Drakesbad Guest Ranch)

Heat (Days 87 to 93, Sierra City to Drakesbad Guest Ranch)

Before I get to this week’s updates, since we are just getting back from the Denver wedding and our 5 days off of trail, I wanted to touch on what...

Jul 19, 2021 : Vinny Tagliatela
ATC Announces New Visitor Experience Updates

ATC Announces New Visitor Experience Updates

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy has announced plans to restructure their visitor experience in the form of updated visitor centers and hiker resources throughout the length of the trail. In

Jul 19, 2021 : Colleen Goldhorn
Northern Virginia

Northern Virginia

Since Virginia has over 500 miles of AT running through it, here are some bits from the second half of the journey. Zero Day in Daleville Shortly after completing the...

Jul 19, 2021 : Kara and Nick
Pros and Cons of Hiking the MST Mountains Section in March

Pros and Cons of Hiking the MST Mountains Section in March

They say that if you are not certain which path to follow, it is time to make a list of pros and cons. In this case, this list serves as...

Jul 19, 2021 : Claire Dumont
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park

It’s it buggy, hot and humid when I set off from the Canadian border into Glacier National Park in Northern Montana. And stunningly beautiful. This is the Rockies in its...

Jul 19, 2021 : Linnett Andersen
Adjusting Back Into Hiking Solo on the PCT

Adjusting Back Into Hiking Solo on the PCT

Excuse my caps but I still to this day cannot handle the fact that my first day on trail being single again, I listen to a story that is in...

Jul 19, 2021 : Hiccups
AT Days 103-105

AT Days 103-105

Cooper Lodge to Stealth Site (1,719), 20.2 miles I was up and hiking early in an attempt to get a head start on the rain that was predicted for the...

Jul 19, 2021 : Max Kiel
onX Backcountry: GPS Navigation App with In-Depth Trail Beta

onX Backcountry: GPS Navigation App with In-Depth Trail Beta

This is a sponsored post brought to you by onX Backcountry.  If you’re connected to the outdoor industry online, you’ve probably noticed ads for a new navigation app popping up...

Jul 19, 2021 : Carl Stanfield
The One Where I Return to the Trail [AT mile 1123.9-1246.4]

The One Where I Return to the Trail [AT mile 1123.9-1246.4]

If you missed my last post, I had to get off trail for a spell to recover from having unplanned sinus surgery. After being discharged from the hospital, I went...

Jul 18, 2021 : Ann Marie White
The Toughest Section of Trail… So Far…

The Toughest Section of Trail… So Far…

Day 12 Miles: 10 It was a busy day today. We got up, and ate breakfast. I had a wonderful omelet with toast and hash browns. By the time we...

Jul 18, 2021 : Morgan Balog