Arthur Hamilton

Hello. My friends know me as Bux and my tenitive trail name is Boomer, as in baby boomer, from my blog www.Hippiehike.com I will be a Flip-Flopping hiker starting NOBO from HF then SOBO from HF starting in late April. I am a life long hippie and first time backpacker. Peace.

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Only 50 Hikers Age 70 and Above Have Completed a Thru-Hike on the AT

Only 50 Hikers Age 70 and Above Have Completed a Thru-Hike on the AT

When I first decided to thru-hike the AT I thought I would be the first at my age to do it, then some dude 82 years old (Dale Sanders) sets the

Apr 3, 2018 : Arthur Hamilton
My Thru-Hike Gear, and Why I’m Taking It

My Thru-Hike Gear, and Why I’m Taking It

Ultralight I enjoy making things, so a trip to Walmart got me a car sunshade for around $7. I made a cozy for my pot and for my freezer bag

Feb 28, 2018 : Arthur Hamilton
Failure Is the Path to Success

Failure Is the Path to Success

Wow I learned so much from so many mistakes. I suffered, I bled, and I had heat exhaustion while having the time of my life. I had a freaking blast.

Feb 9, 2018 : Arthur Hamilton
I’m Ready to Meet New People, Share Stories

I’m Ready to Meet New People, Share Stories

I think most people want to know why you want to be a thru-hiker and something about you. I know that I am curious about you. I imagine that I will

Feb 8, 2018 : Arthur Hamilton