Tasia (StinkyCheez)

I thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail northbound in 2017, and caught a really debilitating bug for long distance hiking. Pacific Crest Trail attempt starts March, 2019.

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This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

Welcome to the weekly roundup of the best Instagram photos of hiker trash and treasures on the Appalachian Trail. August is here, which means

Aug 13, 2019 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

Welcome to the weekly roundup of the best Instagram photos of hiker trash and treasures on the Appalachian Trail. August is almost here, which

Jul 30, 2019 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

Welcome to the weekly roundup of the best Instagram photos of hiker trash and treasures on the Appalachian Trail. Summer is in full swing. That

Jul 16, 2019 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
17 Miles of the PCT Have Been Permanently Protected

17 Miles of the PCT Have Been Permanently Protected

Despite the beauty captured on Instagram of its seemingly endless vistas, the Pacific Crest Trail is far from a continuous wilderness venture. Human

Jul 3, 2019 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

This Week’s Top Instagram Posts from the #AppalachianTrail

Welcome to the weekly roundup of the best Instagram photos of hiker trash and treasures on the Appalachian Trail.  Summer is in full swing. That

Jul 1, 2019 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
Am I Prepared for Thru-Hike Number Two?

Am I Prepared for Thru-Hike Number Two?

I have a very cute little countdown on my phone that reminds me every morning how many days, hours, minutes, and seconds are left until I depart on

Mar 3, 2019 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
Here She Goes Again (aka, Sorry Feet)

Here She Goes Again (aka, Sorry Feet)

It feels like yesterday and like eons ago. I was bundled up in the back of our rental SUV with my parents, my grandparents, and a pack that already

Nov 6, 2018 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
Life After White Blazes: My Worst Breakup

Life After White Blazes: My Worst Breakup

I am not being hyperbolic in any way when I say that I thought post-trail depression was mostly hyperbole. I knew, in that logical way we all do,

Mar 5, 2018 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
AT 2017: The Gear That Actually Worked

AT 2017: The Gear That Actually Worked

Narrowing down your gear and trying to trim ounces from your pack can be one of the most daunting parts of preparing for a thru-hike. You tend to get

Jan 14, 2018 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
New Jersey to Maine: Holy S*** I’m Done

New Jersey to Maine: Holy S*** I’m Done

I know I should apologize again for being the worst blogger on this site. It felt like the last half of the trail blew by. When I did have good

Sep 25, 2017 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)