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Twenty-Somethings and Why The AT Tastes So Sweet

Twenty-Somethings and Why The AT Tastes So Sweet

I am in my twenties. I just graduated from college. I’ve got two failed relationships under my belt, a dozen failed friendships, a beautiful binder full of opportunities I’ve missed...

Mar 5, 2017 : Tasia Kellogg
My ‘why:’ I am hiking this trail & not quitting

My ‘why:’ I am hiking this trail & not quitting

As I sit here writing this post I have a strong cup of coffee on my coffee table, it is lightly snowing outside, a cat sleeping next to me, and my Thru-Hike...

Oct 27, 2016 : Alli Huggins
Getting My Head into the Game

Getting My Head into the Game

Okay...if you're reading all the wonderful posts on the Appalachian Trials website, you've gotten some idea of what it takes to prepare yourself for the physical aspects of a multi-day...

Apr 14, 2016 : Dreamer
What the Hell Have I Done?

What the Hell Have I Done?

What the HELL have I done, who in their right mind decides to hike over 2,000 miles? ME! That's who! Deciding to graduate early, work to save up, and swallow...

Jan 1, 2016 : Molly Brown