Check out my friend Lionel's awesome Sierra High Route video!
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.
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.
It’s been a while since I’ve sat down to write. The past two months have been a mixture of planes, trains, and mountains, with little time to sit and take a deep breath. From August 8th to 22nd, I hiked the Sierra High Route (SHR). Here are a couple of takeaways from that hike.