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It’s Been Awhile

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted…a long while. A lot has happened. For one, I left Boulder, Colorado and moved to Tucson, Arizona, which is upwards of one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. When I left Tucson in … Continue reading

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The Nostalgia of Thru-Hiking

This is something I think a lot about: every thru hiker I’ve ever met is addicted to thru hiking. We ask each other not “Will you ever do another long hike again?” but “When (or what) is your next big … Continue reading

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Why I’ll Never Thru-Hike Alone Again

Ok, the title of this post is a lie. I’m already looking at doing another solo thru-hike in fall 2016. But I’ve scaled back my previous ambitions of a Hayduke Trail solo to something smaller, the Colorado Trail. This is … Continue reading

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Gear Review

THE BIG THREE Pack: ULA Ohm 2.0 (28 oz) Loved this pack. What a gem. I love ULA packs in general. They are not super-ultralight (a la Gossamer Gear), but I think ULA does a superb job at maximizing durability for … Continue reading

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What’s Next?

I am happy to be done with the AZT but I miss it already. Such is the way of the thru-hiker. Despite (or perhaps because of) the daily challenges, there is something so profoundly satisfying about hiking, something existential in … Continue reading

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DAY 50: THE FISH IN THE SKY

19.6 miles hiked 770.6 total miles Click here for audio.

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DAY 49: I <3 HIKER TRASH

16.5 miles hiked 751.2 total miles Click here for audio.

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