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Week 1- Keep Calm and Carry On

Week 1- Keep Calm and Carry On

Well it’s done and over with, the beginning. Don’t they say starting is the hardest part? Well, I disagree. I think it’s the part in-between the start and the knowing....

Apr 22, 2024 : Riley Simpson
PCT Days 5 – 8: From Cinnamon Toast Crunch to Cinnamon Buns

PCT Days 5 – 8: From Cinnamon Toast Crunch to Cinnamon Buns

Day 5: We wake up excited for breakfast. It was the remainder of the knock off Cinnamon Toast Crunch we bought at Safeway in Seattle. It was a perfect start....

Jul 19, 2023 : Shannon Walker
Do What You Can’t

Do What You Can’t

"To the haters, the doubters, to anyone who ever told someone with a dream that they can't..." I can't tell you how much I like people doubting me. It drives...

May 20, 2023 : Al Marriott
Whatever it Takes

Whatever it Takes

"Everyone has a book in them, and that, in most cases, is where it should stay." I have for many years, held an ambition to write and publish a book....

May 12, 2023 : Al Marriott
Time is the Longest Distance Between Two Places

Time is the Longest Distance Between Two Places

“Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana.” The saying goes, "Time flies when you're having fun." We can all relate to that in some way. A personal...

Apr 28, 2023 : Al Marriott
You’ve Never Been as Ready as You Are Now

You’ve Never Been as Ready as You Are Now

Introduction Some Quick Context Let me introduce an Elephant into the room so that we can talk about it. I thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail last year. There, I said it....

Apr 20, 2023 : Al Marriott
After Katahdin: Getting Ready to Get Back Out There

After Katahdin: Getting Ready to Get Back Out There

PCT Bound: Wherein the Hiker Once Again Feels a Need to Answer the Call of the Wild

Jan 8, 2023 : Paul “Bowie” Madigosky