"Jester" Section Hiker

"Jester" Section Hiker

The "Jester" Section Hiker is the premier podcast with the spotlight on section hikers!

The stories you will hear are about everyday people who, in addition to their everyday lives, make the commitment to hike long-distance trails where every section is a new beginning.

From National Scenic Trails to National Parks and all Trails in between, listen with your host, Julie “Jester” Gayheart, to hear what it means to be a section hiker and the adventure that awaits them section by section.
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Episode #43 - Machelle Brown

Oct. 24, 2020

"Woods Hole Weekend"

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Episode #42 - "Jester" 40 Day Hikes on the MST (Hikes 1, 2, 3)

Oct. 17, 2020

This week Jester begins her journey to hike all 40 Day Hikes on the MST from the book Great Day Hik…

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Episode #41.5 - Craig "Hawk" Mains

Oct. 14, 2020

Jester has a chat with Craig "Hawk" Mains as he is headed South on his 2020 Flip Flop Thru Hike of …

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Episode #41 - "Jester" Hikes to Mt. Mitchell

Oct. 10, 2020

Enjoy this episode as Jester shares with us her hiking weekend in the Black Mountains of Western No…

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Episode #40 - "Jester" Day Hike Gear List (Fall 2020)

Oct. 3, 2020

Jester shares with us her Day Hike Gear List and why there is not just one important piece of gear!

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Episode #39 - Mary "Angel" Stewart (Section Hiker Mountains to Sea Trail)

Sept. 26, 2020

Mary "Angel" Stewart joins Jester to chat about her Section Hike Completion of the Mountains to Sea…

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Great time with Hawk

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