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The One with Katahdin [AT mile 2078.6-2193.1]

The One with Katahdin [AT mile 2078.6-2193.1]

Day 160: 20.5 miles from Monson, ME to a stealth site in the woods somewhere Day 161: 22.6 miles to Logan Brook Lean-to Day 162: 25.7 miles to Mahar Landing...

Oct 21, 2021 : Ann Marie White
One of My Favorite Days on Trail…

One of My Favorite Days on Trail…

My mom recently commented on one of my photos on social media, “I hope you never get numb to the views or the beauty.” The comment made me smile and...

Oct 21, 2021 : Annemarie Athey
The One with Mahoosuc [AT Mile 1894.8-2078. 6]

The One with Mahoosuc [AT Mile 1894.8-2078. 6]

Day 150: 16.4 miles to Baldpate Lean-to Day 151: 18.1 miles to South Arm road campsite Day 152: 12.4 miles to stealth site by Bemis Stream Day 153: 14.2 miles...

Oct 13, 2021 : Ann Marie White
Southern Maine & The White Mountains of New Hampshire

Southern Maine & The White Mountains of New Hampshire

  As we hiked through Maine, so many of the NoBo’s we passed warned us about southern Maine. The phrase, ‘everyone talks about how hard the Whites are, but no...

Oct 6, 2021 : Annemarie Athey
Hike-In Movie Theater

Hike-In Movie Theater

The radio static sputtered as I clicked the volume dial on. Like cracking a safe I tuned the frequency dial until I found a classic rock and roll channel. I...

Sep 29, 2021 : Shuping Liu
The One with Questionable Sanity in the Whites [AT mile 1803.7-1894.8]

The One with Questionable Sanity in the Whites [AT mile 1803.7-1894.8]

Day 140: Zero day! Day 141: 11.5 miles from Kinsman Notch to Kinsman Pond Shelter Day 142: 14.7 miles to Mt. Garfield Day 143: 12.4 miles to Thoreau Falls Day...

Sep 23, 2021 : Ann Marie White
The 100 Mile Wilderness

The 100 Mile Wilderness

Just saying the name of this section of the Appalachian Trail can be intimidating. The challenge is 100 miles of straight hiking with no hostel or hotel stops, no resupply...

Sep 19, 2021 : Kat Tracks
Trail Ramblings…from New Hampshire!

Trail Ramblings…from New Hampshire!

Random Trail Thoughts Heads up-these are ramblings. Might even sound like whining, but it’s not. Just thoughts. Thoughts about how different levels of acceptance are on trail versus ‘normal’

Sep 14, 2021 : Annemarie Athey
Bay Circuit Trail: Thru-Hiking Boston’s Emerald Necklace

Bay Circuit Trail: Thru-Hiking Boston’s Emerald Necklace

I found myself in a strange headspace when I got home from my recent thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. I planned a month and a half long break from thru-hiking...

Sep 14, 2021 : Lyla Harrod
The middle states

The middle states

Since we are so far behind on our blog posting, we are going to cover a few states in rapid fire succession of highs and lows! New York (1368.7 -...

Sep 12, 2021 : Kara and Nick