Tara Ritchey

Hi my name is Tara Richey. During the summers you can find me on the trail and winters on the slopes trying to always maximize the fun. Hope to see you out there!

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20 Stunning Fall Foliage Hiking Photos to Brighten up Your Day

20 Stunning Fall Foliage Hiking Photos to Brighten up Your Day

It's officially fall! That means pies and pumpkin patches and, of course, the beautiful changing colors of the trees. Fall foliage makes for some

Oct 5, 2020 : Tara Ritchey
7 Thru-Hiking Mistakes Rookie Hikers Make on the AT

7 Thru-Hiking Mistakes Rookie Hikers Make on the AT

The Appalachian Trail is 2,193 miles of "one foot in front of the other" mentality. That’s a whole lot of steps to make memories, meals, and of

Oct 1, 2020 : Tara Ritchey
Meet Barney “Scout” Mann: Triple Crowner, Trail Angel, Author

Meet Barney “Scout” Mann: Triple Crowner, Trail Angel, Author

Few people have hiked the Pacific Crest Trail, Continental Divide Trail, and Appalachian Trail. Known as Triple Crowners, those who carry this title

Sep 21, 2020 : Tara Ritchey
Why The Colorado Trail is Experiencing Record-High Traffic This Year

Why The Colorado Trail is Experiencing Record-High Traffic This Year

As countless aspiring long-distance backpackers prepared to thru-hike either the Appalachian Trail, Pacific Crest Trail, or Continental Divide Trail

Aug 21, 2020 : Tara Ritchey