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Hiking South for the Winter: A Glimpse Into the Mind of a Potential Nut-Case

Hiking South for the Winter: A Glimpse Into the Mind of a Potential Nut-Case

Origin of Insanity It's only crazy until it becomes a reality One year, seven months, and one day ago I went on my first backpacking trip for my 23rd birthday....

Sep 19, 2017 : Kelly Ann Baird
How My Dog Survived a Thru-Hike With Me: Keeping Them Healthy

How My Dog Survived a Thru-Hike With Me: Keeping Them Healthy

I dashed down the trail trying to beat the setting sun.  My dog, No Shame was 20 feet ahead of me excited about the sudden increase in pace.  The switchbacks...

Jun 3, 2017 : Bookie
Having “No Shame” has defined my trail experience

Having “No Shame” has defined my trail experience

The trail is a beast of its own kind and I got brave and brought my own beast along. Gaining her name! Having "No Shame" (aka Star) with me for...

Aug 18, 2015 : Bookie
Flip-flop, Leapfrog, NoBo… the AT choices

Flip-flop, Leapfrog, NoBo… the AT choices

On the trail you are often defined by your hike; NoBo, SoBo, Flip-flop, Section, or Leapfrog, but you cannot allow these definitions to determine your hike.  When things get tough...

Jul 22, 2015 : Bookie
How to Win $5,000 to Thru-Hike or Backpack with Your Dog

How to Win $5,000 to Thru-Hike or Backpack with Your Dog

The following sponsored post is brought to you by application process is simple. Tell them about yourself, dog, past adventures and future plans together. Kurgo would like to see photos,...

Feb 12, 2015 : Kayla Carter