Thru-Hiking Culture

This Week’s Top Instagram Photos from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Photos from the #AppalachianTrail

Ladies, gentlemen, and hiker trash- it has returned.  We are pleased to reintroduce one of our all time favorite series- the top Instagram posts from the Appalachian Trail. Each week,...

Oct 20, 2017 : Elizabeth Kennedy
Congratulations to these Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers!

Congratulations to these Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers!

Congratulations, you made it! Pacific Crest Trail and Appalachian Trail Thru-Hikers are crossing the finish line, and we cannot wait to hear your stories! Whether you are a NOBO, SOBO,...

Oct 16, 2017 : Ben Barrett
This Week’s Top Instagram Photos from the #PacificCrestTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Photos from the #PacificCrestTrail

Ladies, gentlemen, and hiker trash- it has returned.  We are pleased to reintroduce one of our all time favorite series- the top Instagram posts from the Pacific Crest Trail. Each...

Oct 13, 2017 : Elizabeth Kennedy
Best Hostel Meals on the Appalachian Trail

Best Hostel Meals on the Appalachian Trail

If you ask any hiker, there is always one topic that is constantly on our minds: food. When am I going to eat next? What food will I eat? How much...

Oct 11, 2017 : Emily
This Week’s Top Instagram Photos from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Photos from the #AppalachianTrail

Ladies, gentlemen, and hiker trash- it has returned.  We are pleased to reintroduce one of our all time favorite series- the top Instagram posts from the Appalachian Trail. Each week,...

Oct 4, 2017 : Elizabeth Kennedy
Help HIKE For Mental Health Reach Their 5,000-Mile Goal in October

Help HIKE For Mental Health Reach Their 5,000-Mile Goal in October

HIKE for Mental Health is excited to announce #hikeOctober, a month-long virtual hike... as in hike wherever you are and record your miles. Participants can sign up here. Follow HFMH...

Oct 3, 2017 : The Editors
The Little Moments

The Little Moments

Beastie Boy (Mike Dennis), 32 from Los Angeles, CA. Mike and I started the PCT from Campo about a week apart.  To this day, we have never officially met, but...

Oct 2, 2017 : Tommy Corey
Thru-Hiking’s Addiction: My Experience Going for a Back-to-Back Thru-Hike

Thru-Hiking’s Addiction: My Experience Going for a Back-to-Back Thru-Hike

The other day I was browsing through pictures a trail angel and good friend of mine posted on Facebook. This trail angel, Rob Bird, likes to help hikers any way...

Oct 1, 2017 : Michael Bullard
This Week’s Top Instagram Photos from the #PacificCrestTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Photos from the #PacificCrestTrail

Ladies, gentlemen, and hiker trash- it has returned.  We are pleased to reintroduce one of our all time favorite series- the top Instagram posts from the Pacific Crest Trail. Each...

Sep 26, 2017 : Elizabeth Kennedy
How to Live After the Long Hike is Over

How to Live After the Long Hike is Over

Postings of hikers perched on monuments, tops of mountains, and trail endings pop up in the on-line hiker magazines and blogs. The season for long distance and thru-hiking in the...

Sep 26, 2017 : Dami Roelse