"Jester" Section Hiker

"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 Gayheart (Jester), to hear what it means to be a section hiker and the adventure that awaits them section by section.

Recent Episodes

May 22, 2024

Appalachian Trail Days: Kimm & Nathan Wright

Pinhoti Experience Foundation
May 21, 2024

Appalachian Trail Days: Alpha Gal

Damascus, VA
May 11, 2024

Jester's Return (Week 5)

Appalachian Trail
May 4, 2024

Jester's Return (Week 4)

Appalachian Trail
May 1, 2024

A MAJOR Change In Summer Hiking Plans

Jester & Wheezy Pee
April 27, 2024

Jester's Return (Week 3)

Summer Hiking Prep

About the Host

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Julie Gayheart

Podcast Host & Producer

Julie Gayheart (Jester) completed the Appalachian Trail in July 2017 after 12 summers of section hiking. Julie is an educator by day and hiker at heart. Jester loves to talk trail and on this podcast you will hear amazing stories and experiences from other section hikers with a love for the trail and passion for hiking.

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