Tag: fall

Black Friday and a Fun Announcement!

Hi y’all! I’m just popping in for a quick catch up. I hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving and GREEN FRIDAY! Did you opt outside on Black Friday? Turkey and I led our 2nd annual Black Friday #OptOutside hike with 52 Hike Challenge and…

River to River Trail – 32/160

High Knob Campground to ShawneeMart, Eddyville IL, October 20 – 22. Kirstin and I left town around 8am on Saturday to meet Heather at High Knob. Heather started her section Friday morning (after camping out solo at Elizabethtown, the Eastern terminus of the River…

Trail Tuesday – Element Series: Water

I’ve been on a water kick lately. Bottled, canned and carbonated, tap in a Nalgene, a steady stream trickling parallel to a trail, a booming waterfall. When I begin to come back to the water, I know change is imminent. You can see on…

Photo Friday

Sunrise, hiking up McAfee Knob – Catawba, VA

AT Journals Day 5 & 6

*Nightly I would quickly type out a general summary of our day. Post trip, I have been editing them and filling in some blanks! Apologies for the late posts, heh…I have been busy and up to so much and I need to catch up…

AT Journal – Day 4

Saturday Sept. 30th – End of day Temp. Hi – 66* / Lo – 45* Miles hiked so far – 16 Nobody hiked in to the shelter or vicinity last night. It was just us and we were being shaken by wind consistently throughout…

October, where did you go?!

I will never outwardly complain about work because I am sincerely lucky to have the setup that I have, the flexibility it gives me to do what I want and the schedule that I have made for myself is pretty great. But this year…

Thursday (& Autumn) ramblings

Haha, the cover photo for this post is my favorite from LAST fall. I love Cash’s face!  I cannot wait to get out this weekend and hike with B! After our big day last Friday I am hungry for more trail action. We actually…

And she’s back…

After a glorious week off in the Smoky Mountains, I’m back at work (typing from work actually…) and have an unbelievable urge to drop everything and leave and hike the AT. I sincerely believe this will be part of my 5-year plan. If I…

Walk the line…

There is probably nothing more boring than walking on a treadmill. But I’ve gotta keep moving. I am desperate to get back outside. I need this heat to break. For my sanity. For my health. For the sake of just missing being in the…