Pennsylvania

The Vlog – Pennsylvania

The Vlog – Pennsylvania

Hey Gang, Significant clips missing from this video include a full look at my hammock setup (I foolishly had the wrong camera activated), a group of us behaving like spoiled...

Aug 18, 2017 : Rhys Hora
Pine Grove Furnace, A Tiny Trail Angel, and Enjoying Southern PA

Pine Grove Furnace, A Tiny Trail Angel, and Enjoying Southern PA

Hi Gina, I told you there would be a blog about our adventure and your being such a cool trail angel. As we walked past the 1100-mile marker, the day...

Jul 26, 2017 : Jeremy Gottschalk
Crossing to PA : Last One Wins

Crossing to PA : Last One Wins

Barefoot is still here. And still moving. I've regrouped with part of my tramily as "Bags" has managed to catch up to me. He'd been away at a wedding but...

Jul 19, 2017 : Jeremy Gottschalk
Back on the Trail

Back on the Trail

  Back to the Trail... the Hard Way I'm official!  Turns out the ATC office in Harpers Ferry is even open on Easter Sunday.  It took an almost herculean effort...

Apr 24, 2017 : George Turner (Old Growth)
Momma told me there’d be days like this: Week 3 in Pennsylvania

Momma told me there’d be days like this: Week 3 in Pennsylvania

Let's just lay it out right up front. Everything you ever heard about the AT in Pennsylvania is true: 1) The rocks are ankle-twisting, knee-blowing, jagged, and apparently spaced in...

Apr 20, 2017 : Linda Vance
The Last Strech

The Last Strech

Leaving Town It was hard leaving a warm room in the morning in Port Clinton.  Once I left the hotel I was soon pulling off layers in order to climb...

Nov 17, 2016 : Hillary
New York to Harper’s Ferry

New York to Harper’s Ferry

Well, I'm over half way done with my thru-hike, which means my promise to write more often was obviously a let down. While I'm sure you're all used to my...

Aug 29, 2016 : Lauren Hafley
Must See Shelters – Quarry Gap, Pennsylvania

Must See Shelters – Quarry Gap, Pennsylvania

When considering shelters, most A.T. thru hikers would call themselves lucky just to have a tin roof with only one leak in it and a horde of mice whose noise...

Mar 14, 2016 : Connor Adams
Pennsylvania Insurance

Pennsylvania Insurance

The rocks are hidden beneath a blanket of leaves! When people talk of PA and the trail all you hear about are rocks, rocks, rocks, and more rocks. Oh don't...

Nov 9, 2015 : Bookie
Hot-pot, Cicadas, Sesquicentennial, Verdant Fields, and Disappointment

Hot-pot, Cicadas, Sesquicentennial, Verdant Fields, and Disappointment

Hot-Pot is straight kill-ah It's easy to know that I will change my mind, but less so when I will do it. The first night in the Wilderness, my mind...

Aug 12, 2015 : C.M. Pagels