Friday, October 24, 2014
  • Meet 74-Year Old “Drag’n Fly”: Oldest Female Appalachian Trail Thru-Hiker

    Meet 74-Year Old “Drag’n Fly”: Oldest Female Appalachian Trail Thru-Hiker

    Badass. There is no other way to describe a 74 year-old who thru hikes the Appalachian Trail. “...

  • 4 Pieces of Advice for Solo Female Thru Hikers

    4 Pieces of Advice for Solo Female Thru Hikers

    As an associate at REI, thru hiking the AT comes up quite a bit. Customers want to know they’re spea...

  • You Can Do It (Put Your Backpack Into It)

    You Can Do It (Put Your Backpack Into It)

    Before I left to thru-hike the trail, countless people told me different renditions of “I wish I cou...

  • Top Instagram Photos from #AppalachianTrail This Week

    Top Instagram Photos from #AppalachianTrail This Week

    We continue to peruse all of the wonderful pictures from Instagram with the hashtag #AppalachianTrai...

  • How to Use Your Thru-Hike on Your Resume

    How to Use Your Thru-Hike on Your Resume

    You just hiked the Appalachian Trail (or any long trail) and now the reality of the real world sets ...

  • I Almost Died Today: Swept Away By a Flash Flood

    I Almost Died Today: Swept Away By a Flash Flood

    Today, I almost died. My poles and my thunder thighs saved my life. Please, read and share my story ...

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