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Jell-O legs and Cavalier King Charles Spaniels

Atlanta has so much to offer a girl like me. There are first-class restaurants, eclectic bars, parks galore, and a tour of pretty much any downtown establishment. 1,039 more words

Midwesterner Meets The South

Grandma Gatewood's Walk

I’m a backpacker. I’ve hiked several small sections of the Appalachian Trail — in North Carolina, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maine — and definitely had heard of Grandma Gatewood, the first woman to through-hike the AT. 236 more words

Book Reviews


P+R=S: A solid foundation of persistence, plus a hard shell of resilience, will go a long way to increase your likelihood of success when hiking or backpacking any long-distance trail.

Appalachian Trail

AT: Pennsylvania, New York, Connecticut

After a somewhat restful four days at home, Chris was back on the trail and heading north from Harpers Ferry. After a quick jaunt through Maryland, Chris and his son Mike reached Pennsylvania, where in a rocky patch of boulders, Chris sprained his ankle. 269 more words

North America

The Best Underwear for Outdoor Sports

Thank you readers for patiently awaiting my return. I just finished my Pacific Coast bike ride from Canada to Mexico (more on that later) and I’m happy to be back and blogging. 410 more words

Appalachian Trail

Trail Shock

It’s been almost 2 weeks since I finished my little hike. Sometimes it doesn’t even feel like I actually did it. My feet, however, constantly remind me of the abuse I put them through. 686 more words


Day 132 - MAINE!

Carlo Col Shelter to Speck Pond Shelter & Campsite – 9.5 miles
1913.5 / 271.8

Maine is so beautiful!!! And very hard. It took 9 hours to go 9.5 miles today haha. 396 more words

Appalachian Trail

writer77 reblogged this on Write in Front of Me and commented:

Dealing with the famous "hardest mile" of the Appalachian Trail.