Gratitude & the #LHX2017

Last week was one of those weeks. You know the one I'm talking about, work seems to get the best of you and when Friday rolls around you realize your personal to-do list was not touched. Now you feel like your Saturday will be eaten up playing catch up. By Saturday night I was ready … Continue reading Gratitude & the #LHX2017

2 Reasons I’m Thru-hiking the LHHT

In 21 days I begin my thruhike of the ‪Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail (LHHT), and the excitement is setting in more each day. In a recent Facebook thread I was asked "why" I am thru-hiking the LHHT. The short answer is because it's there and I can, however, I doubt that was the response they … Continue reading 2 Reasons I’m Thru-hiking the LHHT

Hiking Solo Without Going Crazy

Hiking solo is something I enjoy doing, but at times it has played with my head. It doesn't matter how long you've been hiking and/or backpacking. It doesn't matter how much experience you have or what type of gear you bring along, hiking solo has an effect on all of us. For some it has … Continue reading Hiking Solo Without Going Crazy