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Kayaking in Infamy

Kayaking in Infamy

12.07.22 Today is December 07th---- The Day of Infamy. The date marks when the United States entered World War 2 with the "deliberate" bombing of U.S. Naval ships in Pearl...

Dec 7, 2022 : Naomi Brown
Greenhorn Gear: A Newbie’s Thru-Hiking Gear List

Greenhorn Gear: A Newbie’s Thru-Hiking Gear List

How do you pick backpacking gear with no experience? I don't know. But I'm hiking the Appalachian Trail, so I did it anyway.

Dec 6, 2022 : David Firari
Appalachian Trail Gear Choices – “The Budde System”

Appalachian Trail Gear Choices – “The Budde System”

Hello Friends! Let’s talk AT gear choices. In viewing my official gear list you may notice that a lot seems to be missing. One benefit of traveling with a partner...

Dec 6, 2022 : Laura Budde
“So, What Are We Talking?  A Week or So?”

“So, What Are We Talking? A Week or So?”

Inquiring minds want to know. Am I being kidnapped? The answer is a resounding no! Believe it or not, I want to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail in 2023. Yep, all...

Dec 5, 2022 : CJ Roberts
Hike Mates and Rescue Mutts

Hike Mates and Rescue Mutts

December 05, 2022 What's in a hike? C.K., their rescue mutts, and I packed and hiked at a nearby State Park. I had an annual State Parks pass. Having one...

Dec 5, 2022 : Naomi Brown
It’s The Final Countdown

It’s The Final Countdown

Our last few nights on trail. One of our best and one of our worst.

Dec 5, 2022 : Eric and Hayley
Appalachian Trail: Long Overdue Reflections

Appalachian Trail: Long Overdue Reflections

Hello again, long time no chat!  Clearly, I’m not great at writing blogs with any sort of timeliness, but it felt wrong to not conclude my semi-documentation of my 2022...

Dec 5, 2022 : Anelia Slavoff
Who Hikes 2,200 miles?

Who Hikes 2,200 miles?

Welcome back to my blog! If you are new here, feel free to check out my introduction blog. My Major "Why" The most common question I get after I announce...

Dec 5, 2022 : Nancy Kinnaman
Georgia On Our Minds

Georgia On Our Minds

We leave Franklin, hit the 2100 mile marker and enter our last state, Georgia.

Dec 4, 2022 : Eric and Hayley
Gear, Gear, and More Gear!

Gear, Gear, and More Gear!

AT 2023 Thru-Hike Gear Breakdown: Spared No Expense After a couple of months, multiple different purchases, and several "back to the drawing boards"; all my gear has arrived! The majority...

Dec 3, 2022 : Stephen