1226 Results for "virginia"

How to Beat the Virginia Blues

How to Beat the Virginia Blues

Virginia has 556.2 miles in it. Being over a quarter of the trail, it has the potential to feel endless. This yearning to get out of endless Virginia has been...

Jun 15, 2019 : Kristen Fiedler
Virginia Today, Maine Tomorrow: The Flip Flop

Virginia Today, Maine Tomorrow: The Flip Flop

Last week we hiked through the Grayson Highlands, then spent Memorial Day Weekend car camping there with our friends who live in Washington, DC. On Monday they drove us up...

Jun 6, 2019 : Phoebe "Unicorn" Anderson
MATT F’S 2019 AT JOURNEY: WEEK 5 – We made it to Virginia.

MATT F’S 2019 AT JOURNEY: WEEK 5 – We made it to Virginia.

It's week 5 on the AT and I made it into Virginia. Stay in touch on Instagram. You can keep up with my playlist on YouTube. Want to get in on the...

May 29, 2019 : Trek Vloggers
Sorry Virginia, but I Hath no Blues!

Sorry Virginia, but I Hath no Blues!

Week nine, days 58-64 I last left y’all on a post-zero day with a plan or perhaps a crazy scheme following a crazy weather system. We named it a weekathon---that’s...

Apr 23, 2019 : JC Van Etten
No Virginia, That’s Not a Wolf

No Virginia, That’s Not a Wolf

Common Loons are the siren call of summer and poster children to wilderness. They are embossed upon Minnesota license plates and appear on the eleven-sided, one-dollar “loonie” Canadian coin. They...

Apr 21, 2019 : Katina (Arachne) Daanen
Oh Virginia, You Have Continued to Maze Me!

Oh Virginia, You Have Continued to Maze Me!

Week eight, day 50-57 Day 50 started with the promise of legendary comfort food at Homeplace. AYCE, a hiker acronym for all you can eat, helped eased the early day...

Apr 17, 2019 : JC Van Etten
Wild Ponies, Hiker Hunger, and the Beauty of Virginia

Wild Ponies, Hiker Hunger, and the Beauty of Virginia

My sixth week will provide a lifetime of memories for me. Many big firsts as I hit Virginia: Damascus, Grayson Highlands, wild ponies, unique landscapes, true hiker hunger, and a

Mar 31, 2019 : JC Van Etten
Five Weeks on the Trail; Virginia, Here I Come

Five Weeks on the Trail; Virginia, Here I Come

What have I learned... Miles are coming easier and faster, but it’s smiles not miles. I’m still excited to see what’s around every turn. I look less at my map...

Mar 25, 2019 : JC Van Etten
How to Section Hike Virginia V:  Front Royal to Harpers Ferry

How to Section Hike Virginia V: Front Royal to Harpers Ferry

Distance: 55 miles Terrain type: Woodland trails and some open fields. A choppy mix of short climbs and descents through much of the section. Difficulty: Easy to moderate Best seasons: Spring or

Feb 7, 2019 : Ken Nail
Court Quotes Lorax in Rejecting Pipeline that Would Cross AT in Virginia

Court Quotes Lorax in Rejecting Pipeline that Would Cross AT in Virginia

A federal court has rejected permits for a natural gas pipeline that would cross two national forests and the Appalachian Trail in Virginia, saying that the US Forest Service bowed...

Dec 15, 2018 : The Editors