Will Peterson

21-year-old college student studying neuroscience and psychology. I'm a long distance hiker. I've hit 47 of the New England 67 4000 footers, and I thru-hiked the AT NOBO in 2019.

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A New Challenge: The White Mountains Direttissima Record

A New Challenge: The White Mountains Direttissima Record

Like many prospective PCT thru-hikers, I read the PCT Association’s statement on March 19 with overwhelming disappointment. Others eloquently express

Jun 24, 2020 : Will Peterson
Planning My Second Thru-Hike: Purpose and Whimsy

Planning My Second Thru-Hike: Purpose and Whimsy

After completing your first long distance hike, it is common to go through several “hiking phases”. I experienced three such phases after completing my Appalachian Trail thru-hike, and these phases have largely impacted my preparation for the Pacific Crest Trail.

Feb 29, 2020 : Will Peterson