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Check Your Politics at the Trailhead

Check Your Politics at the Trailhead

  Okay, I get it...we are all a bit on edge  Ninety-nine percent of the country seems to be politically polarized. If you're reading this, it's likely you either want...

Jan 29, 2017 : Steve and Ivetta Severance
Today is the day!

Today is the day!

Today is the day I embark on one of the biggest adventures of my lifetime. I'm unbelievably excited and nervous, and I'm currently laughing at the fact that it's 9 miles...

Mar 5, 2016 : Zoë Symon
The Parent’s and Partner’s Appalachian Trail Guide

The Parent’s and Partner’s Appalachian Trail Guide

There are tons of guides for potential Appalachian Trail Thru hikers - AWOL's Guide, the Databook, our very own this, "While more than half of all thru-hikers are in their...

Jan 12, 2016 : Caet Cash
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
“You’re Gonna Be Eaten By a Bear” – A Tale of Support

“You’re Gonna Be Eaten By a Bear” – A Tale of Support

It never ceases to amaze the amount of support my brother and I are getting for our big hike. "You're gonna be eaten by a bear." My coworker Glenn leans...

Sep 18, 2014 : Erin Tate