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The Journey to the Start

The Journey to the Start

I was conflicted about how to start this, I had applied to be a trek blogger months ago. Before I had even settled into the more exact details of things...

Jun 12, 2024 : Theo Biamonte
Why the AT

Why the AT

Need More Stories! My 88-year-old father moved into an independent living center two years back.  After a few weeks I came back to visit him.  He was unusually quiet as...

Apr 28, 2024 : Kevin Rapp
Prepping to Hike (with) Enlightened Gossamer

Prepping to Hike (with) Enlightened Gossamer

My first introduction to backpacking was in 2011 when I signed up for a mountaineering course in Cal State Long Beach, CA. At the time, there was a set of...

Mar 7, 2024 : Saida Garcia
A Bundle of “I don’t knows”

A Bundle of “I don’t knows”

Hello fellow Trekkers! My name is Saida and I am a 33 year old female, Los Angeles native. My current home base is Sacramento, CA where I relocated to in...

Feb 26, 2024 : Saida Garcia
Ready to Embrace The Suck

Ready to Embrace The Suck

Ready to embrace the suck in 2017, and maybe tell my family at some point.

Sep 12, 2016 : KT Saunders