I started my New Hampshire 48 completely by accident. When I finally heard about this list, I decided to make it a goal of mine, starting with the summits I had already done before making the list my goal. I won't say this is one of the hardest goals I've ever experienced as I've been through a lot, but hiking all of the 4,000 footers was by far the most enjoyable & mentally challenging!
It’s that time of year again! Thru-hikers are beginning their planning for the various treks throughout the United States. Whether it’s Northbound hiking the Appalachian Trail or the Pacific Crest Trail, hikers are gathering their gear and planning their routes. Our Merinoholic Lynley recounts her experience and what gear worked for her!
Here in Alaska, we are fairly isolated, which means that the chances of contracting Covid are quite small compared to crowded cities.
Nonetheless, on the first week of December, a friend of ours got sick and tested positive.
In the past few weeks, I’ve made a radical change and I am standing by it.
I decided to stop posting pictures of my trips on Instagram.
I know it is quite a serious decision but it is one that I feel good about.