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Camino de Santiago Gear List

Below are two complete Camino de Santiago gear lists, one for the men and one for the women. While walking the Appalachian Trail Chica and I dreamed up the next adventure. We both agreed a trip to Spain to walk the 500 mile pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela would...

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How much does it cost to hike the Appalachian Trail?

Failing to plan is planning to fail Once we decided we were going to attempt a thru-hike of the AT our very first planning question we asked ourselves was what is the cost to hike the appalachian trail? The problem was the answers we found were platitudinous. We found...

“I think this book is worth 10 Appalachian Trail memoirs.”

~ Evan “eWolf” Schaeffer – Evan’s Backpacking Videos (YouTube)

THRU-HIKING THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL tells you what you need to know to plan a thru-hike.

  • Why do most people quit and how can I avoid their mistakes?
  • How do I do the doo in the middle of the woods?
  • What animals should I worry about?
  • How do I plan and budget for a 5-7 month hiking trip?
  • What permits will I need?
  • What gear will I need?

This book is the perfect primer for anyone who wants to take this epic journey… and succeed.
Buy it here.