Socked In

Trek writer and social media intern located in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Socked In has completed the NH48, NE67, and spends the majority of her free time hiking.

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Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking: Shoulder Season and Summer Clothing

Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking: Shoulder Season and Summer Clothing

In the last Baleaf Women's 8" Shorts  Lucy Dream On Muscle Tank (no longer available) Prana Capri Leggings  EMS Techwick T-Shirt Injinji

Mar 28, 2019 : Socked In
Long Trail Thru-Hike Announcement: 100 Days Out

Long Trail Thru-Hike Announcement: 100 Days Out

Three years ago I sat down with my husband and said, "I want to thru-hike the Long Trail this summer." Well, that never ended up happening. Not

Mar 14, 2019 : Socked In
How to Hike the New England Hundred Highest Peaks

How to Hike the New England Hundred Highest Peaks

You've completed the New England 67 4,000-footers. Spring is in the air (or should be according to the calendar), and you're looking for another

Feb 27, 2019 : Socked In
Hiking the New England 67 4,000-Footers

Hiking the New England 67 4,000-Footers

After completing the New Hampshire 48 4,000-footers, local hikers may find themselves wondering what to do next. Many continue on to pursue New

Jan 29, 2019 : Socked In
Variations of the New Hampshire 48 4,000-Footer List

Variations of the New Hampshire 48 4,000-Footer List

Reaching a goal is an amazing feeling. Whether it’s the completion of a thru-hike or graduating college, the accomplishment makes the toil and sweat

Jan 24, 2019 : Socked In
The Hardest Part of Going on a Thru-Hike

The Hardest Part of Going on a Thru-Hike

This isn't a bashing session, nor is it a plea for validation that what I'm doing is right. I have an amazing family and wonderful, supportive

Jan 21, 2019 : Socked In
A Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking Gear

A Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking Gear

Regardless of whether you're a day hiker or a thru-hiker, finding the right gear is imperative to a successful, and fun hike. Over the past three

Jan 3, 2019 : Socked In
How to Get Started Hiking New Hampshire’s 48 4,000-Footers

How to Get Started Hiking New Hampshire’s 48 4,000-Footers

A new year means new challenges, both physical and mental. As a New Hampshire resident and self-proclaimed hike-a-holic, there is nothing more

Dec 30, 2018 : Socked In
What Solo Hiking Is Really Like

What Solo Hiking Is Really Like

The Morning Routine of a Solo Hiker It’s 5 a.m. on a Saturday morning when my alarm starts going off. I inhale deeply, turn off the incessant

Dec 30, 2018 : Socked In
A Day Hiker Turned Thru-Hiker

A Day Hiker Turned Thru-Hiker

It has been almost two years since I decided to plan a thru-hike of the Long Trail. In April 2017, I submitted my application to blog for The Trek in

Dec 16, 2018 : Socked In