19. One Year Podcast-aversary!

View this post on Instagram Over the creek and through the swamp to Eglin AFB we go… . #floridatrailthursday #floridatrail #hikeflorida #floridahikes #orangeblaze #floridapanhandle #roamflorida #exploreflorida #sheexplores #floridaexplored #nokuse #hikertrash #floridaliving #flamingomag #emeraldcoast #northflorida #hikingtrails #ftha #ftthruhike #girlswhohikefl #girlswhohike #hikeitflorida A post shared by Misti Little (@orangeblazepodcast) on Apr 25, 2019 at 6:41am PDT Music: […]

18. Dale ‘Greybeard’ Sanders

View this post on Instagram 83 years young! Dale Sanders aka "Grey Beard" has the record for the oldest to complete the AT Class of 2017, and is about to be the oldest to complete the #floridatrail Check him out at greybeardadventurer.com #ftthruhike #thruhiker #recordholder #hikerencounter #Trailangels #panhandle #camping #hikingadventures #hikertrash #wanderlust #naturelover #getonthetrail #lovefl […]

17. Melony ‘Stretch’ & Travis ‘RamboJuice’ LaCoss

View this post on Instagram Check out Hikerlore's #floridatrail #fnst finale post: "Thunder, Marauding Dogs, and White Sands". Link in bio 🌟 Stay trashy! #hikerloreblog #hikeordie! #beach #seashell #seashore #gulfislandsnationalseashore #florida #FHA #LoveFL #floridahikingalliance #hike #hiking #backpacking #thruhike #thruhiker #hikertrash A post shared by Hikerlore (@hikerlore) on Mar 7, 2019 at 7:36am PST Music: “Breathing” […]

15. LP ‘Lil’ Buddha’ Kiatoukaysy

View this post on Instagram There aren’t many thru-hikers or adventurers that impress me more than, as I like to call him, the GOAT (Greatest Of All Time) named Billy. It’s ironic that we still have never met on the Pacific Crest Trail or John Muir Trail, given both of our repeat offender status on […]

10: Panhandle Trail Closure Updates | Adam Fryska, Panhandle Trail Program Manager (FTA)

Along Econfina Creek in much better, non-hurricane days. (February 2011) Music: “Breathing” by Lee Rosevere Show Notes: +Adam’s Email if you need to contact him about trail closures or issues along the panhandle section of the Florida Trail adamf@floridatrail.org +Florida Trail Staff Bio’s +Trail Closures and Notices on the FTA Website +FTA Monthly Newsletter is […]

8: Kelly ‘Frosty’ Fairbanks and Sean ‘Flattop’ Spence

View this post on Instagram Much needed time on the trail today ❤ #fnst #optoutside A post shared by Kelly (@kellz850) on Nov 22, 2017 at 2:02pm PST View this post on Instagram Breakfast with "Sugar Rush" #ftthruhike #hikershelpinghikers #FNST #hikingtrail #crestviewfl #crackerbarrel #hikerencounter A post shared by Kelly (@kellz850) on Feb 25, 2018 at […]

4: Madeleine ‘Suwannee Princess’ Pinaire

Home is my favorite section 🧡 #floridatrail #girlswhohikefl #ftha #floridahikes #keepflwild #naturalnorthflorida A post shared by Madeleine Pinaire (@m.pinaire) on Aug 1, 2018 at 4:27pm PDT Music: “Breathing” by Lee Rosevere Show Notes +Madeleine’s Artist Website +@m.pinaire on Instagram +Finding Cross Creek: Madeleine’s Running Blog +Finding Home: Madeleine’s article in the Footprint on page 23.

1: Jim Kern | Founder of the Florida Trail

You can’t start a Florida Trail podcast without involving the Florida Trail founder, Jim Kern. I was grateful to have Jim agree to come on the podcast as my first guest to talk about founding the Florida Trail and what hiking was like in the state back in the 1960s. We covered other topics such […]

0: Why The Florida Trail?

Welcome to the first episode of the podcast! In this short episode I introduce myself and talk a bit about the trail and where I see the podcast heading. Please check out the show notes below for more information and where you can find out how to hike the Florida Trail! Music: “Breathing” by Lee […]

Introducing Orange Blaze: A Florida Trail Podcast

A few months ago it came to me, how I could assist in getting more visibility for the Florida Trail to the general hiking community: a podcast. Having spent the last three years running The Garden Path Podcast I knew that another podcast was in my wheelhouse, it was something that I could actively do […]