Tag Archives: backpacking

Safety and The Appalachian Trail

This is a very broad post and probably just more reactionary to get stuff off my chest after learning about the death on the AT a few weeks ago.  As mentioned in my post About the AT- the Real Version, … Continue reading

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Off the Couch and On the Trail

I figured I should explain the name of this blog before we get any further.

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About the AT- The REAL Version!!!

Okay Mom’s this is your warning!  In fact click on THIS and you can re-read everything about the wonderful Appalachian Trail.  The safe, well-organized, simple, old, reliable Appalachian Trail. Alright I warned you.  If you proceed from here I don’t … Continue reading

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About the AT- The Mom-Friendly Version

The short version is pretty simple- start in Maine at Mt. Katahdin and walk to  Georgia ending at Springer Mountain. But the real money is in the details: 2180-ish miles 14 States 6 months of hiking on average Total elevation … Continue reading

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