A Comprehensive Guide to Plan and Prepare for a Successful Thru-Hike.
For me, preparing for a 6 month hike was overwhelming. Understanding the gear, logistics, budgeting, physical demands and countless other factors took months of research.
Looking back, there was A TON of stuff I missed...
stuff that could have saved me a lot time, money and stress.
The goal of this book is to make the preparation process as easy as possible and make the idea of a thru-hike much less intimidating.
By Chris Cage
Chris launched Greenbelly Meals in 2014 after thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail for 6 months. Since then, Greenbelly has been written up by everyone from Backpacker Magazine and Bicycling Magazine to Fast Company and Science Alert. He recently wrote How to Hike the Appalachian Trail and currently works from his laptop all over the globe.
650-calorie fuel. No cooking. No cleaning.