Tag: Section Hiking

54 Miles of Shenandoah National Park in July: Front Royal to Lewis Mountain Campground, Part 2

Part 2 of my post about a 54 mile section hike on the Appalachian Trail through the Northern half of Shenandoah National Park in July, 2022.

54 Miles of Shenandoah National Park in July: Front Royal to Lewis Mountain Campground, Part 1

Days 1-4 of a 54 mile section hike on the Appalachian Trail in Shenandoah National Park, July 2022.

54 Miles of Northern Virginia in April: Harpers Ferry to Front Royal, Part 1

Tales from a 54 mile southbound AT section hike in Northern Virginia in late April 2022, part 1.

Franconia Ridge, July 21, 2021: The First Time I Genuinely Felt Fear While Hiking on the Appalachian Trail

The memory of the day I went over Franconia Ridge in New Hampshire and had a humbling experience with some bad weather in July 2021.

I Never Thought This Would End So Close To The End

I never expected to go home from the trail so close to the end, but it happened. This is a brief telling of that experience, plus some of my favorite picture worthy moments from New Hampshire and Maine during a long section hike of the Appalachian Trail in 2021.

Back on Trail for 2.5 Weeks: Delaware Water Gap, PA to Great Barrington, MA

A summary of the latest portion of my big section hike of the Appalachian Trail. Delaware Water Gap, PA to Great Barrington, MA in 2021.

Straight From My Journal: A Section Hiker’s Mind Reset After Going Home for Two Weeks

This is a journal entry I wrote for myself that I decided to share. It’s the compilation of being able to re-set my mind after deciding to get off trail for two weeks when I was two weeks into my most current long section hike of the Appalachian Trail in 2021.

First 2021 Update: Inside My Mind After Two Weeks On Trail

What’s gone on in my head so far during the first two weeks of hiking the Appalachian Trail in 2021 in Pennsylvania.

Things to Ponder as I Attempt a 1,000 Mile Hike Next Week

Thoughts as I set out to attempt a hike of just over 1,000 miles from Boiling Springs, PA to Mt. Katahdin in Maine in 2021.

My Shortest Solo AT Section Yet was also my Toughest: 55 Miles of Northern Virginia in November

My recount of a particular day of hiking on the Appalachian Trail during a one week section hike in November, 2020 from Lexington to Waynesboro, VA.