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The Great Escape from Monotony; Why I’m Walking to Maine

The Great Escape from Monotony; Why I’m Walking to Maine

Why Am I Hiking? Such a simple question to ask for an unavoidably complex answer. But first, let me introduce myself. I'm Wesley. I was born, raised, and have spent...

Feb 9, 2020 : Wesley Guillory
The Gear I’m Carrying to Maine

The Gear I’m Carrying to Maine

It's finally 2020, y'all!  This gear list has been a couple of years in the making and I'm so glad to say that I'm finally finished.  So here it is,...

Jan 29, 2020 : Whitney Goolsby
From Georgia to Maine: Hiking Five Months with Six Kids on the AT

From Georgia to Maine: Hiking Five Months with Six Kids on the AT

When I tell people I am hiking the AT this year, some people want to know more about the hike. People think I'm crazy when I tell them I'm hiking...

Jan 17, 2020 : Kelly Hodgkins
Power Line Expansion Through Maine Woods Gets Key Endorsement

Power Line Expansion Through Maine Woods Gets Key Endorsement

(Updated March 14, 2020) A $1 billion power transmission line through western Maine received a big boost on Friday, March 13, when the Maine Department of Environmental Protection issued a...

Dec 8, 2019 : Hugh Owen
Appalachian Trail State Profile: Maine

Appalachian Trail State Profile: Maine

Two hundred and eighty-two miles of adventure are sandwiched between New Hampshire’s Mount Success and Katahdin, the revered Northern Terminus of the Appalachian Trail. Many hikers consider Maine to

Dec 4, 2019 : Kelly Floro
Maine Motivation

Maine Motivation

As I look forward to this daunting adventure, I can’t help but address the dark thought in the back of my head, one of the worst words in the English...

Dec 1, 2019 : Caleb Bess
The Maine Event: Why Maine Is So Tough for NOBO Hikers

The Maine Event: Why Maine Is So Tough for NOBO Hikers

"Started From The Bottom, Now We're Here" - Drake After four months and three weeks of hiking, The Sauce and I arrived to the final state line of our journey---New...

Sep 24, 2019 : Aidan Tierney
#2 The Rest of Maine

#2 The Rest of Maine

"You plant a garden one flower at a time. You write a book one word at a time, clean a closet one shelf at a time, run a marathon one...

Sep 23, 2019 : Diana Corzine
Breaking Ground: The Long Trail North of Maine Junction

Breaking Ground: The Long Trail North of Maine Junction

New Territory After turning left at Maine Junction, against my leftover AT instincts, the trail immediately took on a new persona. A rougher, obviously less traveled dirt path sometimes hidden...

Sep 16, 2019 : Erica Notini
Embracing Lower Miles: Humbled by Southern Maine

Embracing Lower Miles: Humbled by Southern Maine

Out the gate of the 100-Mile Wilderness I did some big miles. Eighteen to 25 miles happened every coupleof  days. I tried to keep this going through into Caratunk, over...

Aug 9, 2019 : Mike Joyce