2013

Advice for Thru-Hiking the Appalachian Trail, From a 2013 Thru-Hiker

Advice for Thru-Hiking the Appalachian Trail, From a 2013 Thru-Hiker

It was January 2012 when I decided that I would attempt a thruhike of the Appalachian Trail. I had never been backpacking before, let alone hiked more than 8 miles...

Aug 3, 2014 : Michael Craigs
Noro Not Nero

Noro Not Nero

I was full of excitement when I started the seven mile, 2,900 foot ascent up to Sassafrass Gap Shelter. I had just left behind the comforts of the Nantahala Outdoor...

Jul 26, 2014 : Michael Craigs
Friends, Romans, Countrymen…

Friends, Romans, Countrymen…

...Lend me your ears (reference Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar or mymeanderingtrail.com blathering on about gluten free food for the trail (yes, gluten free), gear shopping, training hikes,

Dec 7, 2012 : Jordana
The errr…dangers of being a thru-hiker

The errr…dangers of being a thru-hiker

Seen as I’m having a zero day today in Wood’s Hole Hostel, I’m camped out back, everyone’s chilling out on the lawn in the gorgeous sunshine, some are cracking walnuts,...

Jun 10, 2012 : Appalachian Jake
Chilanglés

Chilanglés

Below the Good Badger called me young badger. Young(ish) bugger, more like. Anyhow, one Grant Badger lives in my apartment block and it would be nigh on impossible to support...

Mar 8, 2012 : Appalachian Jake