The Thru Hiker’s Gear List – Vol. 2

The article below is a follow-up to last year’s most popular post, The Thru Hiker’s Gear List. In a nutshell, it’s a compilation of gear recommendations from 11 of the most accomplished and experienced long distance hikers in the United States; … Continue reading

The Secret to Hiking Longevity

Last week I shared a photo on social media of three friends of mine on the Sierra High Route. What I didn’t mention is that two of the ladies pictured, namely Christy “Rockin” Rosander and Nancy “Why Not” Huber, are … Continue reading

CDT – Days 14 to 16 – Anaconda-Pintler Wilderness

DATE:  August 16 to 18 START:  Storm Lake Rd (stealth camp five miles before lake) FINISH:  Eight miles after Chief Joseph Pass. DISTANCE:  90 miles (144.8 km) DAILY AVERAGE:  30 miles (48.3 km) TOTAL DISTANCE:  529 miles (851.2 km) Anaconda-Pintler: … Continue reading