Hey! I'm Shutterbug! I'm 25, a photographer, upstate newyorker, lover of nature, and am hoping to become a wilderness therapist one day. In 2017 I hiked about 1500 miles of the Appalachian Trail. I plan on reattempting a thru hike of it someday.
Those who know me in real life and not just from the internet know just how clumsy and awkward I can be. This results in some pretty embarrassing
Note: The opinions in this post are completely my own and not that of The Trek. In 2017 I hiked around 1,500 miles of the Appalachian Trail.
Note: The opinions in this post are completely my own and not that of The Trek. In 2017 I hiked around 1500 miles of the Appalachian Trail. In that
Note: The opinions in this post are completely my own and not that of The Trek. In 2017 I hiked around 1500 miles of the Appalachian Trail. During
I know, I know, I haven't updated my blog in quite some time. So much has happened in the past three months. So let's back up to where I left off in
Six months, one case of a “tick borne illness,” plenty of scars and bruises & I’m still truckin’ along!
Shortly after I posted last, I was in Vermont in a bubble of hikers that really started to put a damper on my own hike. It seemed like everyone I
I'm sure you've heard the saying hike your own hike hundreds of times. And if you haven't, you will. A lot of thru-hikers use the term in the
Despite the fact that I have two family members and multiple friends that have completed thru-hikes of the AT I still was just as completely lost as
Sometimes you have to ask yourself the important questions in life like do I have the Virginia Blues or do I have Lyme Disease?
The last time I updated I had just entered the lovely state of Virginia & was enjoying my time at Trail Days. My tramily spent a week there
Before I started hiking the Appalachian Trail I had a plan to journal every night & to keep this blog updated weekly. Clearly my plan failed.