Socked!

Trek writer and social media manager located in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Socked! has completed the NH48, NE67, and spends the majority of her free time hiking. She is hitting the Long Trail in Vermont for her first thru-hike this summer.

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One Month Until My Thru-Hike

One Month Until My Thru-Hike

The days are counting down much faster than I imagined they would and here I sit with around 30 days until I hit the Long Trail. In the past few

May 19, 2019 : Socked!
Book Review: “Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home”

Book Review: “Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home”

Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home Author: Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home, hit the shelves in January 2019, and is already making itself known in the

May 6, 2019 : Socked!
What to Know About Redlining New Hampshire’s White Mountains

What to Know About Redlining New Hampshire’s White Mountains

You're looking for the ultimate lifelong hiking challenge in the White Mountains. A race to the finish isn't what you're about, and checking

May 6, 2019 : Socked!
My First Backpacking Trip: Monadnock-Sunapee Greenway

My First Backpacking Trip: Monadnock-Sunapee Greenway

In less than three months I'll be setting off on my Monadnock State Park with a 20-pound pack and a goal of hiking the 48-mileMount Monadnock and the

Apr 27, 2019 : Socked!
Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking: Shoulder Season and Summer Clothing

Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking: Shoulder Season and Summer Clothing

In the last Baleaf Women's 8" Shorts  Lucy Dream On Muscle Tank (no longer available) Prana Capri Leggings  EMS Techwick T-Shirt Injinji

Mar 28, 2019 : Socked!
Long Trail Thru-Hike Announcement: 100 Days Out

Long Trail Thru-Hike Announcement: 100 Days Out

Three years ago I sat down with my husband and said, "I want to thru-hike the Long Trail this summer." Well, that never ended up happening. Not

Mar 14, 2019 : Socked!
How to Hike the New England Hundred Highest Peaks

How to Hike the New England Hundred Highest Peaks

You've completed the New England 67 4,000-footers. Spring is in the air (or should be according to the calendar), and you're looking for another

Feb 27, 2019 : Socked!
Hiking the New England 67 4,000-Footers

Hiking the New England 67 4,000-Footers

After completing the New Hampshire 48 4,000-footers, local hikers may find themselves wondering what to do next. Many continue on to pursue New

Jan 29, 2019 : Socked!
Variations of the New Hampshire 48 4,000-Footer List

Variations of the New Hampshire 48 4,000-Footer List

Reaching a goal is an amazing feeling. Whether it’s the completion of a thru-hike or graduating college, the accomplishment makes the toil and sweat

Jan 24, 2019 : Socked!
The Hardest Part of Going on a Thru-Hike

The Hardest Part of Going on a Thru-Hike

This isn't a bashing session, nor is it a plea for validation that what I'm doing is right. I have an amazing family and wonderful, supportive

Jan 21, 2019 : Socked!