Adventurer, Triple-Crowner, Freelance Adventure Writer
I am so excited (and a little terrified) to share my Dirtbag Diaries short with you. It’s about thru-hiking, canoeing, and moving to Canada. But most of all, it’s about love. You can find it wherever you normally listen to podcasts. Please go listen!
How to Train for a Thru-Hike
Posted on: Tuesday May 18, 2021 Hiking Great Divide Trail
Right before the Continental Divide Trail and the Appalachian Trail, I joked that I was on a strict training regimen, mostly consisting of eating ice cream and drinking beer. Skinny and tired from back-to-back thru-hikes, I was more worried about regaining lost pounds than maintaining my trail legs.
The Best Time of Year to Hike These 23 Popular Long Trails
Choosing when to start a trail can make or break your thru-hike. Luckily, we’ve done the research for you on the best time to start a hike on 23 popular long-distance trails around the world.
Keep Your Feet on the Gas: How to Resupply (And Eat) Like a Champ on a Thru Hike, part 3
Not surprisingly, food plays a dominant role in any adventure! Depending on where you’re going, it may not always be a straightforward process to make sure you can consume it. Food is one of the most challenging things to plan, especially if you’re particular about what you eat. What works for one person will not work for another. Luckily there’s a variety of different strategies that will make sure you don’t go hungry. In Part Three of Eloise’s Resupply Series, she explains how to make sure all the hard work you’ve done on the front end shows up where you need it to on trail.