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Father-Son Overnight Hike Day 1

Let me start off by saying… I’M BACK BABY!!! Wedding…done.  Honeymoon…done. Advertisements

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Best Daypack for Travel…?

We’ll call this Part 1 or The Question Version Given the fact that I don’t have any hiking news to share I figured instead I could share my latest attack on the outdoor equipment learning curve.  For the past year … Continue reading

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Backpacking Through Europe aka Thru-Hiking: The College Years

Hiking the AT will certainly be my first thru-hike, but it won’t be my first time I’ve carried my life on my back for an extended period of time.

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How the Good Badger Made Us Hike the Appalachian Trail

Up to this point we had confirmed one thing– we loved being outdoors. A simple weekend in one of the best “designed” national parks in the country (?)  had hooked us.  We loved being outdoors, we loved that it meant … Continue reading

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My Hiking Resume’- The Early Years

It both makes sense and doesn’t that we are trying to undertake this journey. I somewhat have an outdoors history, but it’s pretty remote.  It’s far from being enough that anyone would hear I’m hiking the AT and say “well … Continue reading

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About the AT- You, It’s What’s For Dinner

We discussed previously that the AT is dangerous for 3 reasons thus far- You Can Go Insane, You Can Die, and You Can Catch Stuff.  I’m sure everyone is already packing their bags in eager anticipation of joining us on … Continue reading

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About the AT- A Whole Post About Poo

Okay back at it. We were discussing reasons why the AT is so damn hard. 3.  You Can Catch Stuff

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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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