Appalachian trail preparation

Yes, I’ve read Wild. Three weeks and counting…

Yes, I’ve read Wild. Three weeks and counting…

Here we go, three weeks out from beginning my thru-hike. I’ve had all my doctor appointments, I’ve s

Feb 15, 2017 : Alli Huggins
Did You Sleep in the Woods Yet?

Did You Sleep in the Woods Yet?

The first time I stood on the Appalachian Trail was at Perkins observatory on New York's Bear Mo

Nov 19, 2015 : Joe Schmidt
How I became a Badass woman solo hiker when nothing about me was badass

How I became a Badass woman solo hiker when nothing about me was badass

I’m Zipper and I hiked whole the AT mostly alone.   But I was far from a badass when I started. I

Nov 19, 2015 : Carla Robertson
Storm Before the Calm

Storm Before the Calm

This post was originally started almost two weeks ago, but then time moved at a life-altering pace a

Apr 2, 2015 : Laurel and Eric
Yoga Exercises for Hikers [Video]

Yoga Exercises for Hikers [Video]

A moving meditation. Staying present in the moment. Enhancing awareness and experiencing somet

Mar 6, 2015 : Courtney
Dirty, Broke, Beautiful and Free

Dirty, Broke, Beautiful and Free

I found myself sitting in a bathtub, sipping on whiskey; it was June 2014. That is when I decided

Feb 4, 2015 : Sonia Button
5 Takeaways From My Summer On The AT.

5 Takeaways From My Summer On The AT.

1. Just because it’s summertime does not mean it’s going to be warm! I highly underestimated

Jan 23, 2015 : Jessica Georgia
4.5 Hours For a Pair of Shoes: My Visit to Outdoor 76

4.5 Hours For a Pair of Shoes: My Visit to Outdoor 76

“Why are you driving 4.5 hours for a pair of shoes?!” That was the typical reaction from my frien

Oct 7, 2014 : Laura Houston
Preparing Your Relationship for a Thru-Hike

Preparing Your Relationship for a Thru-Hike

Thru-hiking with your significant other? Get your relationship ready for the challenges of the trai

Aug 13, 2014 : Jen Magnuson