female thru hiker

“You’re Not Going By Yourself Are You?” Says Everyone to the Female Solo Thru-Hiker

“You’re Not Going By Yourself Are You?” Says Everyone to the Female Solo Thru-Hiker

As a gonna-be female solo thru-hiker, I get this question on a daily basis.  My answer is the same every time; with a big grin, I confidently say, "YEP!  I...

Dec 17, 2019 : Gwen
It’s the Final Countdown, and I’ve Never Felt Less Prepared

It’s the Final Countdown, and I’ve Never Felt Less Prepared

instagram: @MCZonthePCT I’ve been putting off writing this "preparation" post. I’m still actively putting it off as I sit here on my parents' couch, staring at the jagged remains of...

Mar 30, 2019 : MC
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
5 Takeaways From My Summer On The AT.

5 Takeaways From My Summer On The AT.

5 Takeaways From My Summer On The AT.

Jan 23, 2015 : Jessica Georgia