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An Interview with the Most Accomplished Cyber Hiker of All Time

An Interview with the Most Accomplished Cyber Hiker of All Time

The following is a guest post courtesy of Paul Mags, who lives in Moab, UT, where he drinks low-alcohol beer and contemplates the idea of opening up

Jun 4, 2019 : Guest Post
Reflection on an Arizona Trail FKT

Reflection on an Arizona Trail FKT

The following is a guest post courtesy of @thefreeoutside. Preparing for the FKT I spent the winter in Tahoe City running on snow and skiing.

May 24, 2019 : Guest Post
All About the Right to Roam and Hiking in Finland

All About the Right to Roam and Hiking in Finland

Recently I bought a basic hardtail mountain bike. Part of the reason was that I wanted to regain the ability to simply turn away from the bike lane

Apr 29, 2019 : Guest Post
The Inside Dirt on Vermont’s Mud Season

The Inside Dirt on Vermont’s Mud Season

The following is a guest post courtesy of Kristin McLane from the Green Mountain Club Vermont. Frequently known on the Appalachian Trail as

Mar 26, 2019 : Guest Post
Warren Doyle’s 13 Statements of Wisdom for Hiking the Appalachian Trail

Warren Doyle’s 13 Statements of Wisdom for Hiking the Appalachian Trail

The following is a guest post courtesy ofIn case you somehow haven't heard of him, Warren Doyle has hiked the entirety of the Appalachian Trail more

Jan 28, 2019 : Guest Post
Early Leaf Peeping in the Dolly Sods Wilderness

Early Leaf Peeping in the Dolly Sods Wilderness

Fall comes early to the Dolly Sods Wilderness, a windswept plateau astride the Allegheny Front in West Virginia’s Monongahela National Forest.  With

Oct 17, 2018 : Guest Post
The Thru-Hike Was Hard, But not Hiking Is Harder

The Thru-Hike Was Hard, But not Hiking Is Harder

The following is a guest post by Carolyn Walker I finished my NOBO thru-hike a week ago today. It took 5½ months, which is very average,

Aug 15, 2018 : Guest Post
How to Survive Your Partner Thru-Hiking While Supporting Them From Home

How to Survive Your Partner Thru-Hiking While Supporting Them From Home

The following is a guest post by Gillian Kelly When my husband decided to quit his job and thru-hike the Appalachian Trail, I was a jumble of

Aug 13, 2018 : Guest Post
You’ve Got This Whole Place to Yourself Tonight

You’ve Got This Whole Place to Yourself Tonight

The following is a guest post by Michael Seymour Blake I belt out some Bowie on the two and a half hour car ride to the Slide Mountain

Aug 5, 2018 : Guest Post
Being Open to Change During and After A Thru-Hike

Being Open to Change During and After A Thru-Hike

Three years after finishing our AT thru-hike and having just published our hiking memoir (excerpts in italics below), we’ve taken a moment to reflect

May 21, 2018 : Guest Post