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Coincidence? Nah! Destiny!

Coincidence? Nah! Destiny!

My Bipolar Journey I don't believe in coincidence. I'm sadly misinformed about a lot of things, mainly because my bipolar disorder distracts me, tells me lies, and keeps my mind...

Dec 4, 2019 : Beth
Appalachian Trail Music

Appalachian Trail Music

Every thru-hike deserves a well curated playlist. I am a believer that there is a right song for every moment, and that music enhances the human experience. Hiking the Appalachian...

Dec 3, 2019 : Meredith Mitchell
Maine Motivation

Maine Motivation

As I look forward to this daunting adventure, I can’t help but address the dark thought in the back of my head, one of the worst words in the English...

Dec 1, 2019 : Caleb Bess
Shakedown – Erwin to Roan Mountain

Shakedown – Erwin to Roan Mountain

I recently went on a 4.5-day shakedown hike from Erwin, Tennessee, to Highway 19E near Roan Mountain. The goal was to test my gear as I prepare for a late...

Nov 30, 2019 : Steve Shelton
Southbound Start Date

Southbound Start Date

Our plans continue to change as we adapt and try to finalize southbound plans to hike the Appalachian Trail. Our goal was to start our hike mid-June, but we're now...

Nov 27, 2019 : Alicia Pacalo
It Is Getting “Real!”

It Is Getting “Real!”

Hi guys,  I'm Steve and I will be attempting to hike the Appalachian Trail (NOBO) in 2020. How we got here ... It has been a few years since I...

Nov 26, 2019 : Steve Shelton
Hike for Mental Health

Hike for Mental Health

My Bipolar Journey This journey isn't only about me. So, in true broke-ass hippie fashion, funding my thru-hike is an issue. I've heard about people making money blogging/vlogging but the...

Nov 26, 2019 : Beth
Final Gear Purchases

Final Gear Purchases

I am so excited because we have finally upgraded our gear to be more functional for the AT. All of my backpacking gear has been super bulky and heavy for...

Nov 25, 2019 : Alicia Pacalo
Movin’ Ahead So Life Won’t Pass Me By

Movin’ Ahead So Life Won’t Pass Me By

Who Am I? My name is Caleb. I am 21 years old (22 when I hit the trail), and I am just a typical dude almost out of college longing...

Nov 24, 2019 : Caleb Bess
Long Road to Katahdin

Long Road to Katahdin

Just a post introducing myself and giving a little background about how I was led to attempt the Appalachian Trail in 2020.

Nov 23, 2019 : Mike Moccia