Phillip (3Dub) tells us about his summer #backpacking across…

Phillip (3Dub) tells us about his summer #backpacking across Spain and Portugal in 2019. Episode 79 is here https://ift.tt/2Yyksgz https://ift.tt/2QkvRfq from Tumblr https://ift.tt/3aS5RBF via IFTTT … [Read more...]

Hiking the Fall Creek Trail near Jasper, GA….

Hiking the Fall Creek Trail near Jasper, GA. https://t.co/4tjEWxFlsH from Tumblr https://ift.tt/31nM6ik via IFTTT … [Read more...]

Steamy hike to Fall Creek Waterfall near Jasper, GA but we made…

Steamy hike to Fall Creek Waterfall near Jasper, GA but we made it. Enjoyed a refreshing dip in the pool at the base and had the place to ourselves. https://ift.tt/2ExXXkz from Tumblr https://ift.tt/3laP8hs via IFTTT … [Read more...]

Episode 79: Summer In Spain

In Episode 79, Phillip (aka 3 Dub) joins us again to talk about his summer backpacking ~2400 miles in Spain and Portugal via multiple routes on the Camino de Santiago in 2019.   We last spoke with Phillip two years ago in Episode 56 when he talked in detail about his first hike on the Camino.  There's great information on how to hike the trail in that podcast, but he returns to the show tonight to talk again about the historic routes and why he did multiple thru-hikes of the … [Read more...]

Throw an extra steak on the grill – this guy looks hungry! From…

Throw an extra steak on the grill - this guy looks hungry! From our deck at #LakeToxaway a few weeks back. https://ift.tt/3l2JdLu from Tumblr https://ift.tt/3aEkdFC via IFTTT … [Read more...]

Behind Schoolhouse Falls at Panthertown Valley…

Behind Schoolhouse Falls at Panthertown Valley https://ift.tt/312vITS from Tumblr https://ift.tt/2DXXVCO via IFTTT … [Read more...]

Sarah Histand tells us about her three week summer #backpacking…

Sarah Histand tells us about her three week summer #backpacking and #packrafting trip in the #BrooksRange of Northern Alaska. Episode 78 is here https://ift.tt/2EEDRW5 https://ift.tt/2DlNoAE from Tumblr https://ift.tt/2PqL4eF via IFTTT … [Read more...]

Episode 78: Brooks Range

In Episode 78, Sarah Histand tells us about her three week traverse of the Brooks Range in Northern Alaska.  She is a native Alaskan who has done multiple packrafting and backpacking trips across the Brooks Range and throughout the State.  So Sarah talks about the logistics of the summer trip - including trailheads, resupply, the wildlife, and how to maintain communications across this vast wilderness that stretches ~700 miles across northern Alaska into Canada's Yukon Territory. Did … [Read more...]

#Osprey just repaired my #backpack for free. Thanks for that! …

#Osprey just repaired my #backpack for free. Thanks for that! Thinking about covering up the patch job with this guy. https://ift.tt/3hEVSSo from Tumblr https://ift.tt/3hGgBoC via IFTTT … [Read more...]

The Appalachian Trail @ 25 Years

It's been 25 years since I set out to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail.  Time has moved exponentially since then, and I now appreciate that there are a few pivotal years in your life. 1994 was the year for me. In the winter of 1994 I lived in Chicago.  I moved to Illinois from North Carolina and as a 20 something enjoyed the conveniences of this large city - walking to restaurants, bars, friend's houses, and taking the short train rides to Cubs and Bears games.    … [Read more...]