learning lessons

Life Lessons On and Off Trail

Life Lessons On and Off Trail

The last three months have been a crazy time of lessons and personal growth. I think I have learned just as much about myself being off trail than on. My experience of...

Aug 7, 2017 : Rewind
My bum isn’t sold on the moss idea…

My bum isn’t sold on the moss idea…

Four Weeks and Counting! In less than 4 full weeks I depart for Springer Mountain with my hiking partners Kimmy and Panda. Where my 7 months of planning went I...

Feb 16, 2016 : Jacqui Reed
6 Important Backpacking Lessons Learned on the Appalachian Trail

6 Important Backpacking Lessons Learned on the Appalachian Trail

All thru-hikers do embarrassingly stupid things on their hike—it’s part of the learning process and part of the fun. There’s just no way to learn how to live in the...

Nov 25, 2014 : Jessica Porter