My long-term review of the DIY Packrafts that I built late in 2017 and used along the Greater Patagonia Trail.
From December 2017 to April 2018, I hiked, packrafted, and lived out of a KS Ultralight R-50 backpack. After more than 1,000 miles of use, here is my review.
A Q&A with Thrupack's founder Paul Thomas. Paul shares his upstart journey as well as what it's like to run a cottage company.
A Q&A with Jan Dudeck, creator of the Greater Patagonia Trail. We discuss how he made the GPT, his vision for its future, and some of the challenges faced in between.
A quick rundown of some facts and insights about the Greater Patagonia Trail for prospective hikers.
I'm back! A quick update on the future of the website and what to expect in the coming weeks.
A video montage of our September 2017 hike from Choquequirao to Machu Picchu.
My review of Thrupack, a small fanny pack manufacturer from Virginia specializing in high-volume fanny packs with many options and features.
Recently, someone asked me, “how do you afford to thru-hike?” He’s not the first person to ask, so I wrote an answer.
Recently, I've started to pay more attention to the food that I bring backpacking. This article shows how I fueled myself on the Sierra High Route, and serves as an example for anyone interested in a vegetarian, stoveless trail diet.