Appalachian Trail

Sleeping Bags on the AT: Down Vs Synthetic For Warmth

When you’re sleeping out in the cold night air, the last thing you want is to be ...

Appalachian Trail

NoBo, SoBo, FlipFlop: Choosing Your Way to Hike the AT

Hiking the Appalachian Trail is a time-honored tradition, but which direction should you go? Should you start ...

Appalachian Trail

Resupplying Via Amazon Lockers on the Appalachian Trail

A new concept for thru-hikers on the Appalachian Trail is taking advantage of Amazon Lockers to order ...

Appalachian Trail

AT Thru-Hike Resupply: Are Boxes or In-Town Best?

The Appalachian Trail is a long, arduous hike from the south to the north. One of the ...

Appalachian Trail

Appalachian Trail Thru-Hike: How Long to Complete the Hike

Hiking the Appalachian Trail can be an arduous journey. It’s 2,190 miles long and has an elevation ...


LSHT: How Long to Thru-Hike the Lone Star Hiking Trail

How long does it take to thru-hike the Lone Star Hiking Trail? This is a question that ...

Continental Divide Trail
Glacier National Park Entrance Sign

CDT Thru-Hiking: What Permits Are Needed & When To Get Them

If you are looking to hike the continental divide trail but aren’t sure if a permit is ...

Appalachian Trail

Appalachian Trail: How To Live And Manage Bugs On Trail

Many people believe that the Appalachian Trail is a great place to escape civilization and enjoy nature. ...

Appalachian Trail, Basics, Continental Divide Trail, Pacific Crest Trail
The three badges of the triple crown of hiking, the appalachian trail, pacific crest trail, and the continental divide trail

Triple Crown: What Is the Big Deal Behind This Hiking Title?

Many who find out about thru-hiking and decide they want to take on the challenge may not ...

Mount Rainier in the background with a hiking path heading in the general direction

13 Amazing Thru-Hikes that Aren’t the Triple Crown

Much of what you read online will focus on the big three of the Triple Crown but ...

Appalachian Trail, Basics

Trail Clothing: Cleaning Clothing on the Appalachian Trail

One huge question that comes up for anyone thinking about thru-hiking is managing cleaning clothing on the ...