Virginia is my favorite state on the Appalachian Trail. Often criticized as being a “long green tunnel,” many thru-hikers consider this longest state on the… Read More »Appalachian Trail – Highlights in Southern Virginia | Average Hiker
I purchased a Katabatic Women’s Tin Cup jacket for my 2023 Appalachian Trail Thru-hike and was impressed. The jacket was warm, durable, and lightweight. I… Read More »Katabatic Women’s Tin Cup Review – Exceptionally Warm! | Average Hiker
This year (2023), I thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail, starting at the end of February and finishing at the beginning of September. As far as my… Read More »Thru-hiking Foot Care – The AT was Tough! | Average Hiker
Appalachian Trail Thru-hike and brevity are not usually in the same sentence. This list offers some brief insights from my 2023 AT thru-hike.
These are only my opinions. I would love to hear yours. There are longer gear reviews for some gear, and I’ll create more reviews as… Read More »Appalachian Trail Gear Scores | Average Hiker
Tennessee is similar to North Carolina, and they share their borders. At times, I was unsure which state I was hiking through on any given… Read More »Appalachian Trail – Highlights in Tennessee | Average Hiker