Kind of Outdoorsy This was to be our home for two evenings. It’s an outfitter’s see store with two rooms … Continue reading 4 May 2021. Day 37. 0 miles + 445.8 Miles = 445.8 Miles. More Than a Zero!
0823. Eleven Miles to Duncannon and Break in the Action Your body lets you know when it’s time to take … Continue reading 3 May 2021. Day 36. 10.9 Miles + 434.9 Miles = 445.8 Miles. Jim Frye Shelter to Kind of Outdoorsy Hostel in Duncannon, Pennsylvania. We are ready for a Zero!
0845. Allenberry It was a great night at Allenberry. The blog was better off, I had talked to a few … Continue reading 2 May 2021. Day 35. 14.2 Miles + 420.7 Miles = 434.9 Miles. Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania to Darlington Shelter. Birthday nap.
Three years and two weeks ago in 2018 I made an attempt to hike the Appalachian Trail. As most of … Continue reading 21 March 2021: When Pigs Fly!! Day 1. 10.3 miles.
0733. Babushka from Shrewsbury, Massachusetts One of the three who appeared in the shelter was Babushka from Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. His … Continue reading 1 May 2021. Day 34. 12.2 Miles + 408.5 Miles = 420.7 Miles. Jim Frye Shelter to Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania. Ice Cream in Boiling Springs!!
07:40. Action Ready to Tackle the Wind The next morning everything was supersaturated. I took off the rain fly from … Continue reading 30 April 2021. Day 33. 17.3 Miles + 391.2 Miles = 408.5 Miles. Birch Run Shelter to Jim Frye Shelter. I’ve Made it to 400 Miles…… Again!
The Rains Came I much prefer to sleep in my tent. It’s much warmer than the shelter not to mention … Continue reading 29 April 2021. Day 32. 13.0 Miles + 378.2 Miles = 391.2 Miles. Rocky Mountain Shelters to Birch Run Shelter. The Rain is Back!
07:45 Trail Angel Soggy (Chris Vores) and his mother Pat In the morning we said our goodbyes to Pat while … Continue reading 28 April 2021. Day 31. 14.8 Miles + 363.4 Miles = 378.2 Miles. Pen-Mar Road to Rocky Mountain Shelters. Here Come the Black Gnats!
07:35. Spoiler and Keener This day was going to be a positive one simply because we had been contacted by … Continue reading 27 April 2021. Day 30. 9.8 Miles + 353.6 Miles = 363.4 Miles. Ensign Cowell Shelter to Pen-Mar Road, Pennsylvania. Into Pennsylvania!
08:18. Dahlgren Chapel at Tucker Gap in Maryland Across the street from The Old South Mountain Inn sits this decent … Continue reading 26 April 2021. Day 29. 13.9 Miles + 339.7 Miles = 353.6 Miles. Dahlgren’s Camp Ground to Ensign Cowell Shelter. We’re Busting Maryland!