Mastering the Art of the Thru-Hike

The tools to make your dream of a long-distance thru-hike a reality.

Have you been dreaming of the summer when you can hike The Colorado Trail? Or marvel at the snow-capped peaks along the Pacific Crest Trail or section hike part of the Continental Divide Trail?

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In Backpacker’s Long Trails, Liz “Snorkel” Thomas, former women’s speed record holder for the AT and veteran of twenty long trails, gives you the tools to make this dream a reality. Included is trail-proven advice on selecting gear, stocking resupplies, and planning your budget and schedule, complete with gorgeous photographs of life on the trail. Along the way, enjoy sneak peeks into not only the Triple Crown trails, but also lesser-known long trails throughout North America.

328 pages

9.15″ x 8.5″

Soft cover

Additional information

Weight 24 oz
Dimensions 9.15 × 7.5 × 0.75 in

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