VA 42 to Pearisburg: Part One

Its said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.  If you've spent much time following along here you'll know that after each hike I promise to myself and the world that I will be physically prepared for the next season.  Those promises are rarely … Continue reading VA 42 to Pearisburg: Part One

Recollections…

In years past, I spent a considerable amount of time pouring over hikers' journals over at trailjournals.com.  Before the days of TheTrek, Instagram, vlogging on YouTube, etc., people kept some pretty detailed accounts on trailjournals.com of their daily lives on the trail.  Many still do, but it has tapered off now that the majority of … Continue reading Recollections…

Finally Back on the AT: Pen Mar Rd to Pine Grove Furnace State Park – Part 1

It should come as no surprise that not much has gone according to plan this season.  The whole world seems to be upside down right now and it's anyone's guess as to when we might see a bit of normalcy.  Thankfully, everyone in our extended family has been spared of both the virus and financial … Continue reading Finally Back on the AT: Pen Mar Rd to Pine Grove Furnace State Park – Part 1