Episodes

West Coast Section Hikers

Episode #82 - Sally Guyton Fowler & Terri Kidder

July 24, 2021

Jester shares her talk with Terri Kidder and Sally Guyton Fowler. Terri and Sally share those early moments when the family realized in 2016 PCT Hiker Kris "Sherpa" Fowler might be in trouble.

Episode #81 - Anna Huthmaker (Mud Butt)

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.

Episode #80 - Cori Strathmeyer (Pajama Mama)

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!

Episode #79 - Dr. Aaron Pospisil

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.

Episode #78 - Maria Wishart & Boots

June 26, 2021

Jester shares with us this week her conversation with Maria Wishart (Wheezy Pee) about training and section hiking with your dog!

Episode #77 - Austin Wallis

June 19, 2021

Tune in as Jester has a chat with Austin Wallis. Austin loves section hiking and adventuring in his home State of North Carolina!

Section Hiking Prep Series

Episode #76 - "Jester" Day Hike Gear List (Summer 2021)

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.

Episode #75 - Jester, Skunkape, and AJ

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!

Episode #74 - Danielle Key (NC Trail Days)

May 29, 2021

Jester speaks with Danielle Key, NC Trail Days Coordinator. Jester and Danielle talk about all the fun happening the weekend of June 3-6, 2021. Hiking, Paddling, and a low country boil!

Episode #73 - Jester and Wheezy Pee (Trail Talk #2)

May 22, 2021

Jester and Maria Wishart (Wheezy Pee) continue to answer more listener questions this week during their hike together in Shenandoah National Park.

Episode #72 - Jester and Wheezy Pee (Trail Talk #1)

May 15, 2021

Jester and Maria Wishart (Wheezy Pee) spend some time hiking together in Shenandoah National Park and answer some listener questions!

Mountains To Sea Trail Friends Of The Mountains To Sea Trail (Staff Interviews)

Episode #71 - Betsy Brown (Outreach Manager, Friends of the Mountains To Sea Trail)

May 8, 2021

Jester got a chance to sit back, relax, and chat with Betsy Brown, Outreach Manager for the Friends of the Mountains To Sea Trail.

Episode #70 - Peter J. Barr (Whippersnap)

May 1, 2021

Jester chats with Peter Barr to discuss his most recent book, Exploring North Carolina's Fire Towers! Peter's knowledge of NC Fire Tower History is infectious!

Mountains To Sea Trail

Episode #69 - Josh "PBS" Smith (Part 2)

April 24, 2021

Jester welcomes back former guest to the show Josh "PBS Smith. Josh has some exciting news to share about The MST Guide App by Pocket Trails. "Follow the line in the Palm of your hand".

Mountains To Sea Trail

Episode #68 - "Jester" 40 Day Hikes on the MST (Hikes 37-40)

April 17, 2021

Tune in this week as Jester finishes the 40 Hike Challenge by sharing hikes 37-40 from the Book, Great Day Hikes ON North Carolina's Mountains To Sea Trail.

Mountains To Sea Trail

Episode #67 - "Jester" 40 Day Hikes on the MST (Hikes 32-36)

April 10, 2021

Jester decided to complete a mini challenge for this week's episode as she closes in on completing all 40 Day Hikes from the Book, Great Day Hikes ON North Carolina's Mountains To Sea Trail.

West Coast Section Hikers

Episode #66 - Cathy Tarr (Fowler-O'Sullivan Foundation)

April 3, 2021

Jester introduces us this week to Cathy Tarr, the Executive Director for the Fowler-O'Sullivan Foundation. The Fowler-O'Sullivan foundation mission is to assist families of missing hikers.

Section Hiking Prep Series

Episode #65 - Section Hiking Prep (Part 4)

March 27, 2021

Jester and Wheezy Pee are back this week with Section Hiking Prep (Part 4). In this Episode we chat the 10 Essentials, Leave No Trace, and Safety Plan.