My Appalachian Trail thru-hike was an awesome experience! I saw wild ponies, made awesome friends, climbed mountains, ate copious amounts of food, and the list goes on. If you’re curious what went into my hike, you’re in the right place. Although I consider myself an avid outdoor enthusiast, I also have a brain for numbers. So logically I wanted to look into the miles I walked and money I spent. Disclaimer: My husband and I both hiked, ...
There are a handful of reasons why I shouldn't hike the Appalachian Trail, but are there really enough reasons I should hike to overcome them? (Hint: Yah.)
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Time is closing in until my thru-hike on the Appalachian Trail and the nerves are kicking in. But luckily I live close to the AT and that gives me the opportunity to practice on the turf I’ll be playing on in March.
Five Miles and Back
There’s something majestic about hiking in the snow. It made a gloomy hiking day shine and glisten.
The dog and I started our SOBO hike on a side trail parking lot in Hampton, ...