How To Have Your Best Summer Road Trip Yet

By Kate Desmond As a kid, I always loved traveling to Ohio to visit my mom’s side of the family. We would drive over two days—it was a ten-hour drive—and it was always really fun. My mom and I would sing along to CDs, play the License Plate Game and eat Twizzlers. It was always the highlight of my summer.   All you need is a … Continue reading How To Have Your Best Summer Road Trip Yet

Seven things you need to know before thru hiking the Appalachian Trail

By Robyn Smith We know, we know. Bill Bryson didn’t make it look easy, but he wrote a book about it and now he’s famous! Well, he was already popular and one of his friends almost died during the trip, so no, you can’t just thru hike, or hike the entirety of, the legendary Appalachian Trail. You have to prepare far in advance. Here are seven things you … Continue reading Seven things you need to know before thru hiking the Appalachian Trail