motivation

a (not so) great day for a hike

a (not so) great day for a hike

"I don't want to." "What?" "I don't want to put that on my back. At all," I said, pointing at my pack sitting innocently in the corner of our cozy...

May 18, 2015 : tosh.a
What Surprised You? Wanting to Quit

What Surprised You? Wanting to Quit

I'll walk my feet off. I'll drag my bloody stumps up Katahdin by my fingernails if I have to.

Mar 8, 2015 : Gary Sizer
Five Million Steps

Five Million Steps

Somewhere in the southern Appalachian mountains I stumbled across a shelter and sat down for lunch. I flipped open the shelter log and found that one of my fellow hikers had penned a...

Jan 30, 2015 : Ashli Baldwin
Getting your rows in a duck! short list of pre-trail reminders

Getting your rows in a duck! short list of pre-trail reminders

Start getting comfortable with being uncomfortable Its crunch time! Saving money and working overtime might be your life at the moment, but in months or weeks (depending on when you...

Jan 2, 2015 : Wolfgang