hitch hiking

The Frugal Thru Hiker: A Few Tips on How to Stretch the Dollar on the Trail

The Frugal Thru Hiker: A Few Tips on How to Stretch the Dollar on the Trail

Just to get this off the table, this isn’t an article about budgeting before hitting the trail. I would be absolutely horrible in providing such advice since I invest a...

Dec 6, 2016 : Stubbs
“Riding in Trucks with Boys”: A Beginner’s Guide to Hitchhiking

“Riding in Trucks with Boys”: A Beginner’s Guide to Hitchhiking

First things first, it is illegal to “solicit rides from the roadway,” as hitchhiking is generally defined in the law books of most states. However, it is the mode of...

Aug 9, 2016 : Stubbs
To the Trail Angels out there!

To the Trail Angels out there!

Do people really understand what a difference it makes when they take time to assist a thru hiker? I'm going to do my best to provide some level of understanding...

Oct 18, 2015 : Bookie