Appalachian Trail 2018

Taking My Life Back

By on January 1, 2018

Hello all, I cannot think of a better way than to announce my plans to hike the Appalachian Trail in 2018. What can I say, 2016 and 2017 have…

Appalachian Trail 2016

Update from Gatlinburg

By on March 20, 2016

A lot has happened since the last update so it is much easier to link my video than write a book about what has been going on. As with…


Planning a Hike | Expense Guide

By on January 6, 2016

One day I said, “I think I’ll go for a walk on the Appalachian Trail, Deb do you want to join me? And that is what lead us to…


What’s in Your Pack

By on October 22, 2015

Hey! I’m at it again
Most long distance hikers will tell you that upon completion of their hike they evaluate their gear to see what worked and what didn’t. Since…

Appalachian Trail 2015

Watch out on the Appalachian Trail

By on February 20, 2015

The first day started out just like 2014 hikeon the Appalachian Trail, cold and snowy but then what’s new for Fred on Springer Mountain. The approach trail was pretty…