There are many frequent questions that come up when you choose to embark on a thru hike. Due to these long distance trails, AT, PCT, and CDT taking upwards of 4-6 months planning and preparation are a key to success or failure.
A thru-hike is a great way to test yourself, and see how far you can go. But when it comes to deciding what gear to take with you, the options are endless.
To be successful on the trail means more than just being prepared with your gear, you must be mentally and physically prepared for thru hike success!