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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 I start one of the biggest adventures of my life. I'd like to take the opportunity to give thanks for the people who have been so supportive of me.

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