sustainability

Bringing Leave-No-Trace to Life Off Trail

Bringing Leave-No-Trace to Life Off Trail

Leave No Trace is a moral code and daily practice for any thru hiker, section hiker, or day hiker. It teaches us to respect the ground we walk on, the plants that...

Sep 17, 2017 : Zoë Symon
How the ATC Plans to Sustain the Appalachian Trail

How the ATC Plans to Sustain the Appalachian Trail

Foot traffic on the Appalachian Trail is growing—Since the 1930s when only 5 people reported walking over 2,000 miles, the number of thru-hikers continues to increase steadily. When "A Walk...

Dec 9, 2015 : Ashli Baldwin
The Art of ‘Pooing in the Woods

The Art of ‘Pooing in the Woods

No, this isn't a post about shitting in the woods. I'll save that for another day. Instead, I wanted to talk a little about one of my goals/reasons for hiking...

Sep 23, 2014 : Stacia Bennett