Tag: section hike

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…

Photo Friday

Sunrise, hiking up McAfee Knob – Catawba, VA

AT Journal Day 7

Tuesday October 3 We woke up before the sun again today and left our cozy cabin at Lewis Mountain Campground around 7:15am. Before we got on the trail I had to stop at the bathrooms because I was feeling…a little rumbly. Heh. We carried…

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…

Post Trail Blues

And just like that, we were back home. In the wake of returning to normal, every day work life tomorrow – I find myself with no energy, sighing loudly every few minutes and trying to avoid thoughts of the overwhelmingly busy reality that’s about…

The Appalachian Trail itch

Last September when we visited the Smoky Mountains, we stopped at Clingman’s Dome. Off the paved trail there was a trailhead leading to a section of the AT. That was the very first time I thought to myself that I wanted to walk on…

Sigh 

Seeing so many people posting trail pictures on IG this week. I’m ready to get back OUT THERE! Making it happen this weekend rain or shine. Then B and I have camping plans for the weekend after Valentine’s Day.  Is it spring yet? I…