Stewardship efforts come full force from Ridgerunners, and Carla Mitchell is no exception. From educating, supporting and helping hikers to adopt techniques and understand Leave No Trace principles, Ridgerunners provide direct impact in minimizing damage to the natural environment.Read more
Meet Bridget Williams, trail name Giggles. She spends her days as a Ridgerunner on the Appalachian Trail, practicing and teaching how to Play. Protect. and Preserve. the public lands we love. Her trail resume includes thru hiking the AT in 2017 NOBO and the Colorado Trail in 2018 SOBO.Read more
Meet our friend Koty Lewis, trail name “Sleepy Pete”, here to share a Ridgerunner’s day-to-day life, advice to our fellow outdoorsmen and women, and completely hypothetical hand-to-hand combat.