The day was started with a wonderful sunrise, I was awake by 6 and walking by 630. Sunrises wake me up quick!! I walked the ridge for 7 miles with the sun beaming the whole way. From sunrise to midday I was showered with heat, it felt amazing. I got to the road and what … Continue reading Day 4 Appalachian Trail SH | 12 miles 4/18/18
Today was really long I pushed all the way to Carter’s Gap shelter and I was so happy i did. With the night coming to a close all the hikers were settling in and I was one of the last ones to come through. All the camp sites were taken but the shelter was wide … Continue reading Day 5 Appalachian Trail SH | 20 miles 4/19/18
I made it to the Swag of the Blue Ridge to camp out and it’s a warm night gonna sleep well. Today started with a beautiful ridge walk for the entire morning with blue skies, frost melting away and streams to my left the whole way along the trail. Some of the best water you … Continue reading Day 3 Appalachian Trail SH | 19 miles 4/17/18
So far amazingly wet, the trail is nicely even with mud everywhere and hikers flying by. I’ve passed more hikers than I can count and hope they are safe, it’s pouring down rain. I’m at Woods Hole Shelter staying dry. All I can think about are the hikers that trekked on up Blood Mtn. thunder … Continue reading Day 1 – Appalachian Trail SH | 12 miles 4/15/18
The day was cold with a wind chill of 25 degrees and frost on the ground. I slept okay with the cold, time to push some miles though is what I was thinking. This cold has put me back already I had big days planned and now all I wanna do is get in my … Continue reading Day 2 – Appalachian Trail SH | 10 miles 4/16/18
Day 36| Florida Trail 20 miles 2/4/18 Today is my last day on the Florida Trail. I bet some of you are like OMG what is he doing. The next few paragraphs will tell you why!! I got to mile 542, pretty much halfway on the trail. Did this in under a month and I … Continue reading Day 36 | Florida Trail 2/4/18
So yea by the title you can see this is going to be about me walking north on the Florida Trail and the Appalachian Trail starting Jan 1st. Its hard to put all the emotions on this blog, the feeling is overwhelming. To think I am about to put on a backpack and go walking … Continue reading Getting ready to walk 3400 miles!