failure

7 Reasons Thru-Hikes Fail, and How to Help Prevent Defeat

7 Reasons Thru-Hikes Fail, and How to Help Prevent Defeat

There are numerous reasons why people quit their thru-hike, and some of them are preventable. Here are several examples of reasons why people fail their thru hike attempt and how...

Jan 17, 2017 : Stubbs
Failure: Get Bitter or Get Better

Failure: Get Bitter or Get Better

This is going to be a tough post for me to write, because there is something I have been very bitter about for a few months...I'll explain. I cannot think...

Nov 30, 2016 : Eric Guldberg
Trail Fails: From Zero to 2,185

Trail Fails: From Zero to 2,185

One of the most common questions I was asked before and during my thru-hike was, “What made you decide to hike the Appalachian Trail?” And just as frequently, I did...

Nov 6, 2014 : Katie Polemis