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It’s no secret that Chica and love supporting individual artists and small business owners. Some of the gear used on the Appalachian Trail and our Camino de Santiago hike were hand made by seamstresses with Etsy stores. For this holiday season we have created a guide...read more
Planes, Trains, Automobiles ... and FeetChica and I just returned from an incredible adventure and I used a new piece of gear that I want to talk about: the ULA Photon Backpack.Our 50-day trip to Europe started on an Amtrak train that shuttled us from central...read more
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...read more
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“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.