A trip in the northern Colorado mountains. Ridge walks, alpine lakes, wildflowers and other off-trail delights.
The Trail Show #26 featuring the Pinhoti Trail.
A backpacking trip in the intimate Buffalo Peaks wilderness with someone.
With the hype over Wild, here’s a look at my favorite thru-hiking memoir: On the Beaten Path.
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A classic backpacking loop with an off-trail twist.
After my San Juans jaunt, I decided to take advantage of my location and see something I’ve been wanting to see for a while: Chimney Rock National Monument. Located at the northern and eastern-most part of what is called Read More …
A backpacking trip in the South San Juan Wilderness
Trail Groove Issue 16 is out. My contributions included the news and an article about tech on the trail. Working as an IT Monkey for my day job, I am fascinated by how technology is becoming a larger part of Read More …
I am starting a new job next week, but plan on taking a week for myself first starting Monday evening. I’ll be in the southern San Juans strolling along the Continental Divide. After, I hope to get in a quick Read More …
An overlook at a favorite book of mine: Cadillac Desert. Touch water in the West and you touch everything.–John Gunther Fires and drought in California to go with water restrictions. Continued overall low water levels for the Colorado River. Read More …
Another backpacking fundamentals course I assisted on with Andrew Skurka.
Cool way to follow along with the Warrior Hikers on their CDT journey.
All about the phenomenon known as the Sunday Blues.
A Father’s Day weekend trip with my buddy Josh and his two sons.
The Trail Show #25 featuring the West Coast Trail