Mental Jerky

Thoughts and Ideas to Chew On

Trail Quotes, Etc. Favorite quotes and such for the trail.

Tips for Successfully Completing A Thru Hike:

On average, 25% or fewer of thru hikers on America’s Big 3 Trails succeed. There are a myriad of reasons why so many drop out. High among them, injury, boredom, running out of money, family emergencies, and simply reaching a point where their body, mind, and spirit shout in unison, “Enough!”

So what makes for a successful thru hike? Read More

21 Tips for the First Time Thru Hiker:

Found this article from Clever Hiker very useful for staying the course and completing the PCT. Great info!

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