Hall of Fame

Kyle and I thought it would be fun to review our experience and share with you some of the highs and lows. Best/Worst Shelter: Best shelter is hard, there were some really nice shelters along the trail. Almost all of the shelters in Maryland had sealed floors, what a luxury! But one of the nicest […]

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Half Gallon Challenge

In honor of reaching the half way point it is tradition for thru-hikers to attempt to eat a half-gallon of ice cream.  This is supposed to be an easy feat because of hiker hunger, the voracious appetite that hikers develop whilst on trail.  Both Kyle and I thought that this would be a brilliant symbolic […]

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Pennsylvania’s Inferno

When Kyle and I crossed the state line from Pennsylvania into New Jersey we were tempted to take a blood oath never to return. You may think I am being dramatic and many Pennsylvanians might protest, claiming that they live in a lovely state! That may be true but the Appalachian Trail tells a different […]

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