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Monson, Shaw’s, and the 100-Mile Wilderness

Monson, Shaw’s, and the 100-Mile Wilderness

Shaw’s Hostel in Monson, ME, is one of those iconic places on the trail that every thru-hiker needs to stop at. And I mean “needs to” quite literally. In terms...

Aug 21, 2019 : Will Krakow
Wetfoot and Arry Vol. 10 Days 19-20: Back to the Bigelows

Wetfoot and Arry Vol. 10 Days 19-20: Back to the Bigelows

Day 19: 7.3 miles Today was a day full of emotions. And now my tent smells like wet dog. After summiting Katahdin, my sister and I drove down to Connecticut. ...

Aug 21, 2019 : Katherine Boy
The Thru-Hikers’ Dog and JOMO

The Thru-Hikers’ Dog and JOMO

FOMO - Fear of missing out. What we thought our dog would be feeling if we didn't bring her on our thru-hike. JOMO - Joy of missing out. What actually...

Aug 20, 2019 : Rob Jr.
Restoring My Faith in Humanity, One State at a Time

Restoring My Faith in Humanity, One State at a Time

I am slightly over a quarter of the way finished hiking the Appalachian Trail. It has been just over 50 days. I’m in my fourth state, and reaching the final...

Aug 20, 2019 : Logan Roark
From Zeros to Heroes – And the Neros in Between. Free Time Management on the AT

From Zeros to Heroes – And the Neros in Between. Free Time Management on the AT

Goal-Oriented Hikers The goal of a thru-hiker is simple: to reach the end of their thru-hike. How the end is reached varies with each individual; budget, time constraints, or physical...

Aug 19, 2019 : Aidan Tierney
Headed Down South, to the Land of the Pines (Day One SOBO)

Headed Down South, to the Land of the Pines (Day One SOBO)

After Katahdin* I flew out of Portland and arrived home the afternoon of July 3. The next evening, I went to a local park to watch fireworks with some friends....

Aug 18, 2019 : Will Krakow
Julia’s Appalachian Trail 2019 Vlog #25 Lincoln to Gorham

Julia’s Appalachian Trail 2019 Vlog #25 Lincoln to Gorham

We make our way from Lincoln to Gorham on the Appalachian Trail. We made it to the summit of Mt. Washington. Please follow along with my thru-hike on Instagram. View...

Aug 18, 2019 : Trek Vloggers
Julia’s Appalachian Trail 2019 Vlog #26 Gorham to StrattonWe

Julia’s Appalachian Trail 2019 Vlog #26 Gorham to StrattonWe

We hike from Gorham to Stratton on the Appalachian Trail. We officially made it to Maine and made it to mile 2000. Please follow along with my thru-hike on Instagram....

Aug 18, 2019 : Trek Vloggers
Julia’s Appalachian Trail 2019 Vlog #24 – Rutland to Lincoln

Julia’s Appalachian Trail 2019 Vlog #24 – Rutland to Lincoln

I hike from Rutland to Lincoln on the Appalachian Trail. The "Vermud" is real. Please follow along with my thru-hike on Instagram. View my gear list here. You can keep up...

Aug 18, 2019 : Trek Vloggers
Chaunce’s AT Vlog #44: Andover – Stratton

Chaunce’s AT Vlog #44: Andover – Stratton

The Appalachian Trail from Andover to Stratton (mile 1944.1 - 2002.7). We hike through Grafton Notch, take our last zero day at the Human Nature Hostel in Andover, I forgot...

Aug 18, 2019 : Trek Vloggers