Some thoughts, reflections, and an argument for why, as hikers, we should respect fire closures.
The Kings Canyon High Basin Route (KCHBR) and Sierra High Route (SHR) are two premier High Sierra hiking adventures that feature extensive off-trail travel. In this article, I share some important differences between these routes.
In which I share some general rules regarding right-of-way when on trail.
Some tips and tricks that help me journal in the backcountry.
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.