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.
July 17, 2021
Jester chats with fellow Hiking Radio Network podcaster, Anna Huthmaker (Mud Butt). Anna shares how her hiking journey began in 2003 on the Appalachian Trail which led to the creation of the Trail Dames Organization.
July 10, 2021
Jester is joined by former guest of the show, Cori Strathmeyer. Cori shares with us her recent section hike of the Mason Dixon Trail in PA and more!
July 3, 2021
Jester has a conversation this week with Dr. Aaron Pospisil. Dr. Aaron practices Veterinary Medicine in the State of Ohio and shares his love and passion for getting out and section hiking on the Buckeye Trail.
June 12, 2021
Jester shares her updated Day Hike Gear List for Summer 2021. Find out what gear has been replaced, being tested, and Jester's Summer 2021 hiking plans.
June 5, 2021
Jester attends her first Hammock Hang put on by the Palmetto State Hangers called the Spring Swing. Tune in to hear some tips for beginning Hammockers and more!