2020 in Review

2020 is over (thank god), and it's time to look back on another year of hiking. This was my ninth year of hiking since I began keeping track, writing about my adventures, etc. It's had its ups and downs, but with all of that, I still got to enjoy 678.5 miles on the trail. Here …

Best Hikes of 2013

                It’s about that time of year where everybody with any kind of opinion is throwing together a completely arbitrary and subjective list that reflects what they think is good and in what order. There is, of course, no science to this, because everything you’ll ever see on a “Best of” list is nothing more than …

1,000

Last year, I set a goal for myself that I would hike 1,000 miles in a year. This goal encompassed exploration of new and old places, a physical fitness challenge, a philosophical, emotional, and intellectual undertaking, an outlet creativity, and a way to relax.I learned a great deal along the way, which I will detail …