#Gear Changes

What Worked, What Didn’t on My Trek to Maine

What Worked, What Didn’t on My Trek to Maine

Hey folks! A lot of time was spent deciding what to carry as I walked from Georgia to Maine. So I thought I'd briefly try to let you know how...

Mar 19, 2019 : Christopher Keys
The End of My Walk Has Been Hard to Sum Up

The End of My Walk Has Been Hard to Sum Up

Hey all, It has been a long time since my last post. Good thing this isn't my job, cause I would have missed a few deadlines. I had a feeling...

Mar 7, 2019 : Christopher Keys
Resupply, Food, and Final Gear Changes

Resupply, Food, and Final Gear Changes

One month to go, and it's getting down to the little details. So far, the most common questions I get from people about my thru-hike pertain to food. Here's my...

Feb 25, 2019 : Phoebe "Unicorn" Anderson
Best in Slot:  Gear Changes for 2017

Best in Slot: Gear Changes for 2017

Is there an elusive list of best-in-slot backpacking gear? I'm going give you a glimpse into the full extent of my nerdity.  I realize those of you who read the...

Mar 16, 2017 : George Turner (Old Growth)
This is My Pack, There Are Many Like it But This One is Mine

This is My Pack, There Are Many Like it But This One is Mine

The Gear of All Gears So back in December I recived an email, I didn't realize this email would change my entire hike... I remeber filling out the 2016 Thru...

Feb 22, 2016 : Aaron Ibey
Three Trails, Three Setups: How my gear has changed over thru-hikes

Three Trails, Three Setups: How my gear has changed over thru-hikes

The trials and tribulations of trying to choose the best gear options for you and the trail.

Dec 9, 2015 : Shannon Goosebumps Roland
41 Days In: Gear Changes & Facts Thus Far

41 Days In: Gear Changes & Facts Thus Far

41 Days into Button's Appalachian Trail Thru Hiking Venture. Gear Changes & Learned Facts from the trail, thus far.

Apr 16, 2015 : Sonia Button