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Thru Hiking The Foothills Trail – FAILED BACKPACKING

Earlier this year, Moriah and I set out to complete a “short” (backpacking) thru hike to see if we would enjoy thru hiking a long trail like the appalachian trail. We completed 60 miles in 4 days of the foothills trail before calling it due to injuries. We pushed ourselves way too hard and did not take the time to enjoy the beauty of the trail. We went back early fall to finish the last 20 miles […]

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Should You Hike Alone? | Thru-Hiking the Appalachian Trail

Should you hike alone? That’s one of the most common questions I get when I talk with people about thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail. Some people are very comfortable with hiking solo, others can’t imagine hiking alone. I share my thoughts in this video, along with some tips on hiking safety and personal protection for hikers. Bear Spray: Neck Knife: Garmin InReach Mini: #HikingAlone #AppalachainTrail #JoyfulRambler —————————————————- About Me: I’m Joey – aka Moon Pie. I set out […]

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