Episodes

Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #136 - Julie Breindel-Hill (Geo)

Aug. 6, 2022

Julie Breindel-Hill shares with Jester this week her plans to complete 500 more miles of the Appalachian Trail this summer as she hikes her way north from Duncannon, PA to Vermont.

Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #135 - Amy Tippett (Tiger Belle)

July 30, 2022

Jester continues introducing us to her members of "Jester's Class of 2022 Section Hikers" and this week is no exception as we hear from Amy Tippett or also known as Tiger Belle.

Guest: Amy Tippett
Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #134 - Sridhar Saraf (Lucky Dog)

July 23, 2022

Sridhar Saraf or also known as "Lucky Dog" joins Jester's Class of 2022 Section Hikers this week. Tune in to hear how Sridhar lived close to the AT for 15 years and never knew it!

Guest: Sridhar Saraf
Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #133 - Deb Mille' (Infinity)

July 16, 2022

Deb Mille' has survived Lung Cancer, having her big toes fused, and lives her life for today because we are not guaranteed tomorrow! Tune in as she shares all about it with Jester!

Guest: Deb Mille'
Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #132 - Deb & Danny (Sundial & Fiik)

July 9, 2022

Jester's Class of 2022 Section Hikers continue's to grow and this week Deb Taylor (Sundial) and Danny Mooney (Fiik) join in and share where they will be section hiking on the Appalachian Trail this year.

Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #131 - Benjy Brown (Doc)

July 2, 2022

Benjy Brown or also known as "Doc" shares with Jester his love for the Mountains To Sea Trail, his love for North Carolina, and his strategy for catching sunsets and sunrises while he's out on the MST!

Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #130 - Larry Haines (Lone Wolf)

June 25, 2022

Section Hiker Larry Haines or Lone Wolf shares with us his 2022 hiking plans out on the Continental Divide Trail this summer!

Guest: Larry Haines
Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #129 - Laura Finch (Babycakes)

June 18, 2022

Laura Finch or known as "Babycakes" while she's out section hiking the Allegheny Trail in West Virginia joins Jester's Class of 2022 Section Hikers this week.

Guest: Laura Finch
Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #128 - Sarah Chappell (Troubadour)

June 11, 2022

Musician, Baker, Nanny, Mom, and Appalachian Trail Section Hiker, Sarah Chappell or also known as Troubadour joins Jester's Class of 2022 Section Hikers.

Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #127 - Kelly McDonald (Generous Dude)

June 4, 2022

Jester introduces us to her newest member of Jester's Class of 2022 Section Hikers, Kelly McDonald. Kelly will be section hiking on the Great Divide Trail this coming July 2022!

Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers Mountains To Sea Trail

Episode #126 - Celeste Queen (Retired and Living Life)

May 28, 2022

Mountains To Sea Trail section hiker Celeste Queen joins Jester this week as the newest member of "Jester's Class of 2022 Section Hikers". Celeste enjoys being retired and living life!

Guest: Celeste Queen
Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #125 - Kate Stillwell (Phoenix)

May 21, 2022

Jester chats with a familiar voice to the Hiking Radio Network, Kate Stillwell or Phoenix. Kate joins Jester's Class of 2022 Section Hikers with the hopes of LASHing her way on the AT South to Springer Mountain.

Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #124 - Carol (Late Bloom Hiker) & Debbie (Wrinkled Wanderer)

May 14, 2022

Jester introduces us this week to section hikers Carol Chirpich and Debbie Shiffer. Carol and Debbie have section hiking plans this year on the Continental Divide Trail and Pacific Crest Trail.

Jester's Class Of 2022 Section Hikers

Episode #123 - Charlie Carpenter (Skyhawk)

May 7, 2022

Jester begins to introduce us to the hikers that are part of her series of shows titled, Jester's Class of 2022 Section Hikers. This week you will hear from section hiker Charlie Carpenter or also known as Skyhawk!

Episode #122 - Jester & Co-Hosts (Austin, Charissa, Jacqueline)

April 30, 2022

Jester brings together her co-hosts Austin, Charissa, and Jacqueline for a fireside chat on what it's been like to co-host the show the last several months.

Episode #121 - Andy Niekamp (Captain Blue)

April 23, 2022

Andy Niekamp or also known as Captain Blue joins Jester to chat about his hiking adventures, volunteering, and his company Outdoor Adventure Connection.

Episode #120 - Let's Talk Hammocks

April 16, 2022

This week you will enjoy a conversation between Jester and Austin about why they both enjoy using Hammocks. Jester really gets a kick out of some of the hammock life terminology.

Guest: Austin Wallis

Episode #119 - Cindy Taylor (Section Hiking The Smokies)

April 9, 2022

Jester has a chat this week with Cindy Taylor. Cindy shares with us how loss, working in healthcare during Covid, and taking care of her mental health has led to a goal of completing the GSMNP 900 Miler.

Guest: Cindy Taylor

Episode #118 - Overcoming Your Hiking Fears

April 2, 2022

Jester is back to chat with guest co-host, RVA Hiker Girl about overcoming some of those common fears we all have while out hiking.

Episode #117 - Hiking, Filming, and Storytelling

March 26, 2022

Jester and co-host Austin are back together this week to share his creative process when it comes to filming, and producing a great story while out on his hiking and paddling adventures.

Guest: Austin Wallis

Episode #116 - Sue Bradley (Young Nana)

March 19, 2022

Jester welcomes to the podcast this week Sue Bradley or known out on the trails as Young Nana. Sue shares her section hiking journey on the AT and the New England Trail.

Episode #115 - Maria Wishart (Wheezy Pee)

March 12, 2022

Jester brings back her dear friend, Maria Wishart (Wheezy Pee) to catch up on her 2022 section hiking plans and chat about her struggle recently hiking with asthma.

Mountains To Sea Trail

Episode #114 - Jennifer Browndorf (Low Gear)

March 5, 2022

Jester is back this week with Jennifer Browndorf (Low Gear). Jennifer is on to tell us all about her section hike completion of the 1175 miles Mountains To Sea Trail.

Episode #113 - The "Wildcard" Episode

Feb. 26, 2022

Jester and guest co-host, Charissa Hipp have a great conversation based around the Nature Meditations Deck!

Guest: Charissa Hipp