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The Vlog – Pennsylvania

The Vlog – Pennsylvania

Hey Gang, Significant clips missing from this video include a full look at my hammock setup (I foolishly had the wrong camera activated), a group of us behaving like spoiled...

Aug 18, 2017 : Rhys Hora
The Dirt on the Trail: Chapter 12

The Dirt on the Trail: Chapter 12

The Omelette Guy We finished the climb to the summit of Mt. Cube, then made our way down towards Cape Moonshine Road. The Omelette Guy and his dog, Lips, were not...

Aug 18, 2017 : Stubbs
The Dirt on the Trail: Chapter 11

The Dirt on the Trail: Chapter 11

Sadness at Cloudland I woke up early to catch the sunrise. Unfortunately my phone died before the colors really started coming out in the clouds. Gumby contacted a Trail Angel...

Aug 16, 2017 : Stubbs
It’s All Good:  Working Hard on the Trail and Reaping the Benefits

It’s All Good: Working Hard on the Trail and Reaping the Benefits

Things happen for reason. Fate had it that, during the past two weeks, I would have my first two nights' experience of sleeping alone in shelters and a solo night in a meadow. ...

Aug 14, 2017 : Ruth Morley
Meet the Family

Meet the Family

Who are We? Hello! I'm Cieria (pronounced Sierra) and I'm thru hiking the Appalachian Trail with my fiance, Michael, and our two pups, Zara, the Siberian Husky, and Leo, the...

Aug 14, 2017 : Cieria Bassett
Home is Where my Tent is (at least for now)

Home is Where my Tent is (at least for now)

I have spent the last 88 miles in Massachusetts. This is the only state the AT passes through that I have lived in and have some real claim to. Walking...

Aug 14, 2017 : Leah
Starting The Whites  (August 5)

Starting The Whites (August 5)

Another rainy day, another McDonalds.  Unexpectedly, I've come to appreciate McDonalds in a new way as a thru hiker.  Often there are outlets here for charging my phone, and no...

Aug 13, 2017 : Katie Eckman
Omelette Man (August 2)

Omelette Man (August 2)

This morning I woke up to the last traces of sunrise and the gentle call of the mourning doves.  This is a good way to wake up, just kind of...

Aug 13, 2017 : Katie Eckman
(Mis)Adventures in the Midatlantic

(Mis)Adventures in the Midatlantic

Day 98-108: DWG to Connecticut, 167.8 miles Between the Bubbles After I left the DWG, I was on my own. Peregrine was behind me, and River and Hybrid were ahead...

Aug 12, 2017 : Erica Notini
Nice Surprises (July 20-31)

Nice Surprises (July 20-31)

July 20.  Today the trail crosses a road that leads either west to Williamstown, MA or east to North Adams, MA.  Either way it is about 2.5 miles into town,...

Aug 12, 2017 : Katie Eckman