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We don’t get nine lives

We don’t get nine lives

A little obvious, I know. But have you ever been in a situation where time seems to slow down? It happens as soon as you perceive that you're in significant...

Oct 21, 2019 : Richard Humphreys
How to Get Ready for the PCT:  Just Keep Moving

How to Get Ready for the PCT: Just Keep Moving

Why I Hike Roughly twice a year, I take multiday backpacking trips into the Grand Canyon. Living in Arizona, you're dumb not to take advantage of this ridiculous wonder. I've...

Oct 19, 2019 : Lance Goehring
Plus-Size Speed Dating: An Unlikely Hiker’s Search for the Perfect Pack

Plus-Size Speed Dating: An Unlikely Hiker’s Search for the Perfect Pack

Plus-size, Curvy, Short Torso Searching for Life Partner to Travel the World, Piggyback Style!

Oct 19, 2019 : Shannon Quadres
Upcoming Calendar Year Triple Crown

Upcoming Calendar Year Triple Crown

The perfect storm for a Calendar Year Triple Crown attempt starts like this...

Oct 17, 2019 : Zach Terpstra
Hiking, Mental Health, and Living Sustainably

Hiking, Mental Health, and Living Sustainably

Thru hiking the Pacific Crest Trail to regain a mentally healthy life.

Oct 14, 2019 : Shaggy
Fat Chance: Why I Am Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail

Fat Chance: Why I Am Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail

Plus-size hiker shares why she's hiking Pacific Crest trail.

Oct 14, 2019 : Shannon Quadres
Five Decades of Learning to Walk

Five Decades of Learning to Walk

I have always been the epitome of grace and coordination, as long as that epitome is lying face down on the trail with a twisted ankle and skinned knees. Also,...

Oct 10, 2019 : Bob Taylor
Southern Washington: The Beginning of the End

Southern Washington: The Beginning of the End

The first half of Washington was a weird place for me. I was expecting grand views right from the start, but it turned out to be mostly in the dreaded...

Oct 7, 2019 : Mitch Baertlein
Hiking Home: Mental Health and Why I Hike

Hiking Home: Mental Health and Why I Hike

Bipolar Hiker finds healing and a bit of humor on trail.

Oct 3, 2019 : Shannon Quadres
Ashland to Somewhere? In Which I Have No Idea What’s Happening

Ashland to Somewhere? In Which I Have No Idea What’s Happening

I'm not sure what it is about thru-hiking that makes me feel so compelled to word vomit all my experiences on the internet. In all other aspects of my life,...

Sep 30, 2019 : Becky Booroojian