Survivor: Our Toughest Gear from the AT

Very few pieces of gear are actually able to make it 2,185 miles. Especially in an unaffected state. Much of our gear broke or was replaced multiple times throughout the trip, other pieces broke but were still usable and a very select few made it the whole way in good condition! This is our final […]

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The Beard

So, Kyle and I have been back home in North Carolina for about a week now and of course, like most thru-hikers, we are having a hard time adjusting to normal life.  We are both terrified of gaining weight with the abundance of food around us and we have been working hard to run or […]

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Foot Fetish

I went through a bit of a phase on trail… but seriously.  Our feet are our most important body parts on trail, if your feet go south you can’t go north.  Kyle and I apparently have amazing feet, no blisters, no lost toenails, no anything!  That’s not to say our feet didn’t take a beating […]

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Bum ba da dum!

Well, we have been back in North Carolina for two days now and I am finally ready to fill the rest of you all in on the end of our trip.  We left you hanging as we crossed the border into Maine. So many people had told us Maine was their favorite state.  We were […]

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Guest Post: Dirty Laundry

Ingredients: One long sleeve shirt, one pair of shorts, one pair of socks, one pair of underwear, one camp shirt, one pair of camp underwear, one down vest.  Now for the seasoning.  Sprinkle in sweat, rain, mud, blood, sun, dirt, sweat, wind, smashed bugs, food particulate, and a pinch more sweat for good measure.  Mix […]

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