Some fun safety tips, techniques, and advice on hitching that I have picked up along the AT.Read More “Riding in Trucks with Boys”: A Beginner’s Guide to Hitchhiking
To Approach Trail, or Not to Approach Trail? When starting your NOBO thru-hike, you may wonder if you should partake in the trail leading up to Springer Mountain. Here is my experience and why you should and shouldn’t bother.Read More To Hike the Approach Trail or Not?
Updates on those joining us on the Appalachian Trail, my fundraiser, drop boxes, and final goodbyes before hitting the trail a second time.Read More The Days Leading Up to Georgia: AT Bound!
My battle with depression, hiking to heal, and hiking with a purpose.Read More On the Path to Healing & Hiking for Mental Health
Some quotes to live by, to motivate, and to get your butt on the trail already!Read More Meditations in Nature: Quotes to Inspire and to Live By
Exploring the many reasons why so many people decide to pursue a thru hike or a long distance section hike.Read More 6 Reasons Why People Choose to Thru Hike
Some pros and cons on hiking with a companion, and how to choose a compatible hiking pal.Read More Deciding on Kicking It Solo or Selecting a Hiking Buddy on Your Next Thru Hike
When ugly crying turns into smiling like an idiot while thinking about re-attempting a thru hike. Thoughts on returning to the trail after defeat and all the juicy benefits!Read More The Pursuit of the Hike After Failure and the Advantages of Trying Again