From solo Lone Wolf hikers to Caravans of a dozen, I discuss social dynamics on long distance trails.
Now that I’m off trail and home for a bit, I’ve been doing some thinking about the trip as a whole. People ask me “what was it like?” and I reply, lamely, “awesome.” It’s hard to summarize or boil the […more]
If you’re looking for another story of swashbuckling adventure, filled with daring pickup truck hitches, pictures of snowy peaks, and musings on the proper way to eat couscous, this won’t be for you. Old uncle Smokebeard’s going to get a […more]
I’ve put together an admittedly self-indulgent highlight reel of pictures from my hike. My goal was to do 1 picture per day, but the video would have been more than 10 minutes log; something I think nobody wants to sit […more]