female hikers

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

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

How to handle peeing in the woods, your period, and other lady concerns.

Nov 22, 2016 : Stubbs
7 More Women Who Made History on the Appalachian Trail

7 More Women Who Made History on the Appalachian Trail

Last year, I wrote an article about seven incredibly influential women who hiked the Appalachian Trail. The list was hardly all-inclusive.

Nov 16, 2016 : Kat Ignatova
7 Women Who Made History on the Appalachian Trail

7 Women Who Made History on the Appalachian Trail

Let's give some recognition to the women - both historic and modern - who turned their backs to the naysayers, put on their best hiking shoes, and climbed over 2,000...

Dec 30, 2015 : Kat Ignatova
Accountability (re: Thru-Hiking and Blogging)

Accountability (re: Thru-Hiking and Blogging)

Sure, I’ve written before. I’ve spent sleepless nights writing until my anxiety-fueled adrenaline turns into mental and physical exhaustion. I have written to de-code all of the feelings. All of

Dec 6, 2015 : Lauren Hafley
How to Manage Menstruation on the Appalachian Trail

How to Manage Menstruation on the Appalachian Trail

Back in April, Allison wrote " 'I'm sorry, we can't take you as a patient. You could try the Virginia Department of Health?' I hung up, unsure of what to...

Dec 1, 2014 : Bennett Travers