It's hard to believe I leave for Georgia in six weeks.
This post details why I chose to go with a hammock over a tent and will address some of the drawbacks of my choice. If you're interested in using a...
All these things are just as integral to getting me to Katahdin as my pack or my hammock. Each piece will have its part to play.
When a hike goes to plan, the sun is shining, birds are singing, and rainbows abound… then you wake up. Fact; Some hikes turn into massive dumpster fires. This was...
A story of my first backpacking trip and what I can take away from it for my thru hike.
(Cotswold) Way Out of my League? I accomplished the Ridgeway in July with no real sense of challenge. I felt strong and loved the feeling of having worked hard. So...
A trip report from my recent shakedown hike on the Appalachian Trail from Neels Gap to Fontana Dam.
Hiking During Covid-19: Travel Bans Galore 2020 has turned out differently than anyone (except Epidemiologists) could have expected. As a result, plans have been scuppered, lives have been
Hike for Mental Health is a wonderful organization that I have partnered with because I believe in their mission and I trust their ethics.
So here it is, in all its scope and glory, my attempt to tell you, the world, and I guess really myself, why I’m hiking the Appalachian Trail: