Amie Spring

Hey guys, what's up? My name's Amie. I'll be thru-hiking the AT July 9th. SOBO style! Board game geek. I play scrabble in pubs and get too competitive in Risk -I'll defend Great Britain against my American buddies with my dying breath. Can you tell I'm British? Coke and Kinder addict. Biscuits and Gravy lover.

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One Thousand Miles Later: Celebrations and Reflections

One Thousand Miles Later: Celebrations and Reflections

Karaoke anyone? You know you want to. This number is to the tune of Vanessa Carlton’s A Thousand Miles. Making my way down trail, walking south,

Oct 2, 2018 : Amie Spring
Trail PMS. The Kind that Doesn’t Discriminate

Trail PMS. The Kind that Doesn’t Discriminate

Oh, hey, fancy seeing you here! I must first apologize for my MIA status and lack of updates, I’ve been out saving the world, you see. Clark Kent

Sep 18, 2018 : Amie Spring
Miles, Smiles, and Endless Cokes in Vermont

Miles, Smiles, and Endless Cokes in Vermont

Day 43 // Mile 398.9 - Mile 418.8 First things first. My shiny new shoes aren’t so shiny anymore. Wanna play a game? Bet you can't guess how long

Aug 27, 2018 : Amie Spring
Are the White Mountains Really White?

Are the White Mountains Really White?

Day 32: Mile 298.2 to Mile 309.6 Back on trail after a zero. I avoided pancakes this morning and opted for an Oreo chocolate bar instead. My diet

Aug 19, 2018 : Amie Spring
Crossing State Lines Like a SOBO; Hello, New Hampshire

Crossing State Lines Like a SOBO; Hello, New Hampshire

Day 26: Mile 256.9 to Mile 264.9 Somebody told the mountains they could be anything when they grew up, so they grew up to be jungle gyms. Ladders

Aug 8, 2018 : Amie Spring
Oh Man, Oh Maine, Oh Mountains.

Oh Man, Oh Maine, Oh Mountains.

Day 19: Mile 188.2 to Mile 196.6 Pretty easy day today, or it should have been should I say. In all honesty, it hasn’t been that taxing, we’ve had a

Aug 2, 2018 : Amie Spring
I’ve Almost Taken Back an Entire State. Rule Britannia!

I’ve Almost Taken Back an Entire State. Rule Britannia!

Day 12 (Mile 114.5 - Mile 127.5) America is quickly becoming a thing of firsts: first lobster roll, first Moxie (regrettably), first baseball game,

Jul 26, 2018 : Amie Spring
Little Red’s Tales of Katahdin and the 100-Mile Wilderness

Little Red’s Tales of Katahdin and the 100-Mile Wilderness

Before I kick this off, I should mention that my trail name was issued within days of starting. Want to guess what it is? If you read my first post

Jul 19, 2018 : Amie Spring
Confessions of a Soon-to-be SOBO Thru-Hiker

Confessions of a Soon-to-be SOBO Thru-Hiker

Who am I? I hate introductions so I’ll make this short. I’m Amie, 27 years old and originally from Kent in the United Kingdom - that’s right, I’ve

Jun 25, 2018 : Amie Spring