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Southbounders: Still out here killin’ it

Southbounders: Still out here killin’ it

See? Killin' it. With paint. At Broken Fiddle Hostel in Damascus, VA. You heard right. We're still out here. Crushing miles. Breaking hearts. Destroying burritos.  We're southbound on the AT...

Oct 1, 2016 : Jeremy Morris
How to Lessen Your Chance of Death During the Final Summit

How to Lessen Your Chance of Death During the Final Summit

With October rapidly approaching, and the last of the NOBOS making their way to Baxter State Park (well… hopefully - I do recall a few stragglers last year), I feel personally...

Sep 27, 2016 : Christina
First Time to Maine – Time to Hike Katahdin

First Time to Maine – Time to Hike Katahdin

Road Trip - Part 1 In July, I had a great trip to scope out different parts of the AT and was able to get in a couple hikes along...

Aug 8, 2016 : Tom Abel
Wilderness

Wilderness

Widerness part 1 Katahdin   We drove up from PA to ME on the Fourth of July stopping at a hotel in Connecticut for the night and then in Millinucket...

Jul 27, 2016 : Hillary
HikeME Katahdin Poster Giveaway!

HikeME Katahdin Poster Giveaway!

This one is simple.  We've teamed up with the good folks at LiveME to giveaway one of their beautiful 12" x 18" Katahdin posters. Here's how you can win: 1)...

Jul 7, 2016 : Sponsored Post
Well That Just Happened! – First Thoughts After the 100 Mile Wilderness

Well That Just Happened! – First Thoughts After the 100 Mile Wilderness

It's day 11 of this journey. I am at Shaw's Hiking Hostel on my second day of zero miles. I'm Staying a third night. Fuck it right? Who's rushin? I...

Jun 10, 2016 : Josh Lichti
Hiker Box Diaries Episode 6: Shit And Run On The Pacific Crest Trail

Hiker Box Diaries Episode 6: Shit And Run On The Pacific Crest Trail

  They shit on our rug. Well, not on our rug, but our hardwood floor. I strolled into Walker Pass, (PCT mile 652), after four and a half hot and grueling...

Jun 1, 2016 : Digger
The Advantages of Trekking Poles 101

The Advantages of Trekking Poles 101

Are you getting the most out of yourself while backpacking? Trekking poles provide important advantages to hikers, regardless of age, physique, or joint strength.

Mar 19, 2016 : Kyle O'Grady
Life After a Thru-Hike

Life After a Thru-Hike

Do you remember when you used to 'play pretend' as a child? Me too. Ironically, those are some of my favorite memories-- the ones I 'made up.' Playing pretend is something...

Mar 15, 2016 : Julianne Roth
Baxter State Park Announces Permit Cards for Appalachian Trail Hikers

Baxter State Park Announces Permit Cards for Appalachian Trail Hikers

Baxter State Park has announced that they will be implementing a permit system beginning in 2016

Mar 10, 2016 : Mary Beth Skylis