All posts by Nicole "Legs" Frias

Nicole is an avid traveler and hiker enthusiast. She graduated from New York University in 2016 with a Liberal Arts Degree and a Concentration in Media and Women's Rights. In 2014 she thru hiked the John Muir Trail and completed hiking the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine in 2017. Follow along as they post through the summer on their incredible trip!

Appalachian Trail Thru Hike: Marion, VA to Pearisburg, VA

April 12th, 2017 Partnership Shelter to Reed Creek Campsite 17 Miles  Hiking is hard enough. Throw in that time of month, and the day was emotionally exhausting. I can usually deal with physical pain, but when my uterus is trying to claw it's way out of my body, it makes the uphills just slightly torture. ...