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Trail Ramblings…from New Hampshire!

Trail Ramblings…from New Hampshire!

Random Trail Thoughts Heads up-these are ramblings. Might even sound like whining, but it’s not. Just thoughts. Thoughts about how different levels of acceptance are on trail versus ‘normal’

Sep 14, 2021 : Annemarie Athey
Bay Circuit Trail: Thru-Hiking Boston’s Emerald Necklace

Bay Circuit Trail: Thru-Hiking Boston’s Emerald Necklace

I found myself in a strange headspace when I got home from my recent thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. I planned a month and a half long break from thru-hiking...

Sep 14, 2021 : Lyla Harrod
The middle states

The middle states

Since we are so far behind on our blog posting, we are going to cover a few states in rapid fire succession of highs and lows! New York (1368.7 -...

Sep 12, 2021 : Kara and Nick
I took a trip to Shaw’s – and committed to a Thru Hike.

I took a trip to Shaw’s – and committed to a Thru Hike.

A goal to hike the Long Trail, A world changing disease, and a HMG Windrider that doesn't fit quite right... Yeah, that's a pretty strange way to start a post...

Sep 10, 2021 : Pierce Kempkes
Green Mountain Mud

Green Mountain Mud

Pure dismay twists my face as I confront another sprawling puddle with no obvious rocks breaking the murky surface. A leap away, a fist-sized form with white flecks dares me...

Sep 6, 2021 : Shuping Liu
AT Thru-Hike Lessons Learned #2: Being Sober and Trans on Trail

AT Thru-Hike Lessons Learned #2: Being Sober and Trans on Trail

Here's my post-Appalachian Trail thru-hike reflections on being sober and trans on trail. I know my experience isn't universal, but if you are sober and/or trans and considering hiking the...

Sep 5, 2021 : Lyla Harrod
The One with Mighty Moosilauke [AT mile 1613.9-1803.7]

The One with Mighty Moosilauke [AT mile 1613.9-1803.7]

Day 129: 14.4 miles from Bennington, Vermont to Kid Gore Shelter (yes i hate the name too) Day 130: 23 miles to Spruce Peak Shelter Day 131: 17.6 miles to...

Aug 31, 2021 : Ann Marie White
East Carry Pond & 1000 Miles Hiked

East Carry Pond & 1000 Miles Hiked

We hit 1000 miles!!! I don’t think I can quite wrap my head around the fact that I’ve hiked 1000 miles. I am proud of those miles and also aware...

Aug 30, 2021 : Annemarie Athey
I Never Thought This Would End So Close To The End

I Never Thought This Would End So Close To The End

I never expected to go home from the trail so close to the end, but it happened. This is a brief telling of that experience, plus some of my favorite...

Aug 26, 2021 : Sarah Lesiecki
AT Thru-Hike Lessons Learned: Hitching, Resupply, Trail Magic

AT Thru-Hike Lessons Learned: Hitching, Resupply, Trail Magic

I made it y'all!!! I'm home after completing my thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail in 138 days between March 28th and August 12th, 2021. Now that I'm back, I want...

Aug 23, 2021 : Lyla Harrod