Episode 18: Day 12 - Thru Hike Turns into a Section Hike
AT thru hike comes to an end and turns into a section hike | Final mileage on the AT 77.8 | Day 12 | Dicks Gap to Top of Georgia Hiker Center where we got a shuttle to head back to get our vehicle and decide on what our next adventure will be!
Episode 17: Day 11 on the AT
AT thru hike | Total miles hiked 77.8 | Day 11 | Steeltrap Gap to Dicks Gap.
Episode 16: Day 10 on the AT
AT thru hike | Total miles hikes 68.5 | Day 10 | Helen, GA to Steeltrap Gap. Torrential rainstorm and hail!
Episode 15: Day 9 on the AT
AT thru hike | Zero Day | Day 9 | Helen, GA for a quality rest day with lots of storms, a nap, grocery run, and another good night's sleep!
Episode 14: Day 8 on the AT
AT thru hike | Total miles hiked 61.1 | Day 8 | Stamp Gap to Helen, GA to pick up our next 5 days of food from our resupply boxes and our first shower!
Episode 13: Day 7 on the AT
AT thru hike | Total miles hiked 52.8 | Day 7 | Tesnatee Gap to Popular Stamp Gap and our first fire!
Episode 12: Day 6 on the AT
AT thru hike | Total miles hiked 45.9 | Day 6 | Jarrard Gap to Tesnatee Gap and the worst foot pain.
Episode 11: Day 5 on the AT
AT thru hike | Total miles hiked 34.9 | Day 5 | Liss Gap to Jarrard Gap and our first rain storm.
Episode 10: Day 4 on the AT
AT thru hike | Total miles hiked 26.9 | Day 4 | Hawk Mountain Shelter to Liss Gap.
Episode 9: Day 3 on the AT
Springer Mountain to Hawk Mountain Shelter.
Episode 8: Day 2 on the AT
Springer Mountain and the first white blaze!
Episode 7: Day 1 on the AT
The stairs of doom at Amicalola State Park, the approach trail for the Appalachian Trail.
Episode 2: Logistics of Thru Hiking the Appalachian Trail
On our second episode we discuss the logistics of thru hiking the Appalachian Trail. These topics include food, hygiene, sleeping, gear, hiking with our dog, trail magic, and our finances for the trail!
Episode 1: Welcome and Why Appalachian Trail
Our first episode we talk about why we decided to quit our jobs to travel full time and to kick off this life change with a thru hike of the Appalachian Trail!
Episode 41: Sugarbeet Harvest
On this episode I will give you an overview of our experience work camping in Crookston, MN for the sugarbeet harvest. I will also give a brief overview and history of sugarbeets.
Episode 38: 5 Month Update & Recap
On this episode we will give you a 5 month update and a complete recap of our travels since we left our full time jobs and sold our house in March of 2019.
Episode 36: The Good and the Bad of Seasonal Jobs
On this episode we discuss the lifestyle of a seasonal job, why we left our seasonal jobs and overall challenges with making money on the road.
Episode 29: Bourbon, Caves and Horses in Kentucky
We share about our travels through Kentucky and our adventures to Mammoth Cave National Park, Woodford Reserve and Old Forester Distillery along with visiting the prestigious Churchill Downs track, home of the Kentucky Derby!
Episode 28: Key West, Florida
We share about our travels through Florida and our budget friendly adventures around Key West!
Episode 27: Lower Alabama & Trailer Upgrades
We share an update on our hiker trailer upgrades and what we have been up to in LA (Lower Alabama) such as checking out the Mobile Tensaw River (which is part of the Mississippi Delta) and the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge.
Episode 26: Charleston, SC and our "new" Hiker Trailer
We share about our wonderful few days in Charleston, SC and how we purchased our first travel trailer while on our drive to Lower Alabama!
Episode 20: Gatlingburg to Myrtle Beach
An update on our time in Gatlinburg, TN and Colonial Williamsburg, VA.This is the description
Episode 44: Tips to staying on a budget while traveling
Since traveling on the road for over 10 months we have learned a lot. On this episode I discuss 5 tips to staying on a budget while traveling. 1.) Know your budget. 2.) Track every purchase. 3.) Shop the sales ONLY. 4.) Have a full stomach when grocery shopping. 5.) Don't try to "keep up with the jones."
Episode 43: How to travel on a budget
Traveling can be expensive especially when you want to prolong it as long as possible. On this episode we discuss how to travel on a budget along with things we learned while living on the road and experiencing our budget first hand in the real world.
Episode 39: Work & Social Media While on the Road
Ever wonder how people make money while traveling full time? We don't either but this is what we have learned thus far and how WE make money while on the road! In addition, we share about some of social media tidbits and how to grow your following.