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Trip Report: Appalachian Trail Magic

Trip Report: Appalachian Trail Magic

The week prior to taking off for Trail Magic was full of preparation – planning the menus for what we would serve for Trail Magic, trying to figure out how much food to get, hitting the stores and picking up supplies, borrowing coolers, cleaning and […]

“The Outdoors are Hard”

“The Outdoors are Hard”

By Brooke Jackson “The outdoors are hard” I mumbled between shaky breathes as I trudged down the trail. My (at the time) boyfriend and “professional outdoorsman” as I like to refer to him turned around to laugh at me. “That’s the point,” he said, and […]