Bears

In Her Shoes: Tackling Your Womanhood in the Wilderness Like a Boss!

In Her Shoes: Tackling Your Womanhood in the Wilderness Like a Boss!

If you're reading this, it's likely you have been born with the damnation that is menstruation and t

Nov 22, 2016 : Stubbs
Breaking Through the Fear

Breaking Through the Fear

I felt empowered the moment I declared my time off from work. "I'm going to hike the Superior Hiking

Sep 5, 2016 : Kmeg
The Shenandoah

The Shenandoah

  Into the Park Sarah and Scott made Waffles the next morning!  Then after a slow sta

Jun 26, 2016 : Hillary
Smokies Secrets: Revealed!

Smokies Secrets: Revealed!

Some life experiences contain in them so much superlative that it’s hard to convey to others what th

May 15, 2016 : Notebook
5 Easy Tips to See More Wildlife On Your Thru Hike

5 Easy Tips to See More Wildlife On Your Thru Hike

On my thru hike I saw thirteen bears, four moose, and untold numbers of deer and songbirds, a ground

Oct 29, 2015 : Carla Robertson
Things That Go Bump In The Night

Things That Go Bump In The Night

I was recently camping alone on a lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northern Minn

Sep 20, 2015 : Katina (Arachne) Daanen
Seven Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Guns and Bears

Seven Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Guns and Bears

Weeks ago I had suggested to some hiker friends that I might write a blog weighing in on discussions

Sep 10, 2015 : Joe Schmidt
The Appalachian Q&A with Tom and Shannon

The Appalachian Q&A with Tom and Shannon

I just ran out of deodorant and I have have 4 days before leaving for Baxter State park to start my

Jul 16, 2015 : Thomas Vernali
Coco and Magnus — Days 108 through 111 — New Jersey, Bears, and Bullfrogs

Coco and Magnus — Days 108 through 111 — New Jersey, Bears, and Bullfrogs

6/23 Tuesday -- Day 108 The quintessential day on the AT. It couldn't have been planned better. We e

Jul 5, 2015 : Courtney
Let Me Tell You About The Bears And The Bees

Let Me Tell You About The Bears And The Bees

Sometimes, I wish that when I started my thru-hike, I had known nothing about the trail. The hikers

Jun 11, 2015 : Jennifer Williams