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Backpacking nutrition: fat, fat, fat

Backpacking nutrition: fat, fat, fat

This Spring, I’ve been experimenting with foods and nutritional science to improve on-trail diet and help me carry less food weight during my backpacking trips. The justification for this was simple: A better diet means less food to get the nutrition I need, meaning...
Sneak Preview of the PCT Classs of 2014 video

Sneak Preview of the PCT Classs of 2014 video

The PCT Class of 2014 film is being shown at ADZPCTKO in Lake Morena at 8 PM on Saturday. It runs 1 hour, 8 minutes, edited by Wesley “Crusher” Trimble. I may not have been able to attend this year’s Annual Day Zero PCT Kick Off event in Lake Morena, CA,...
Trans Adirondack Route

Trans Adirondack Route

A year ago today, I started the Trans Adirondack Route—a 235 mile hike across the Adirondack Park, the largest forest preserve in the Lower 48. I never finished it—the TADK has a notoriously high drop off rate—and was ashamed enough about it that I never did a...
First Annual Silver City CDT Kick Off

First Annual Silver City CDT Kick Off

Anyone who has ever hiked the PCT and CDT can tell you that while the two trails may have a few things in common, they are very different trails. It turns out that as different as the PCT and CDT are from one another so, too are their respective Kick Offs. This month,...