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When you register a thru-hike with the Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC), they send you a cool tag for you to attach to your pack. The tag has the iconic AT...
1 – Don’t Eat Out… Ever This might sound simple or ridiculous to you, but I promise that it works! Before we left for our Appalachian Trail thru-hike, we made...
Today marks two years since we took our first footsteps on our Appalachian Trail thru-hike. Two. Years.  In so many ways, February 3rd of 2017 feels like yesterday…but in so...
What’s in a Thru-Hiker’s Backpack? WARNING: this post will be met with controversy as everyone has a different opinion on what should go into your backpack for thru-hiking a Long...
To the Appalachian Trail Class of 2018 Many of you have already started your Hike towards Katahdin, and many of you are about to set out. Let this letter be...
DOG BLOG: PART ONE Recently a lot of you all have been asking questions about what it was like to embark on a long-distance hike with a dog in tow....
This morning I stepped outside to take Pneuma for her “good-morning tinkle” and the weather was so incredibly beautiful that I just plopped down on the sidewalk to enjoy it....
Yesterday was July 27th. For a lot of you, yesterday was Thursday – the last day standing between you and the ‘freaking weekend’, WAHOO! For even more of you, yesterday...
You know that feeling you get when you’re approaching the end of a certain season of your life? That huge pit that settles deep and heavy in your stomach that...
The past 2.5 weeks have been pretty rough for us, which is why we have been absent in writing for a while. For a long time, writing acted as a...