Hi! My Name is Ben. I'm an artist in every sense of the word. I've got a nomadic soul and an insatiable wanderlust. I'm a dreamer and a lover and I believe that humans might still have a chance. Just barely though. I'm hiking the Pacific Crest Trail this year with the hopes of spreading Leave No Trace principles from the wilderness back to the Concrete Jungle. Lets help each other make a difference!
Out of Town and Up the Mountain It was fairly difficult leaving Wrightwood, CA. Two nights of big meals and relaxation are sure to make you lazy. I
Everything in Its Right Place It's almost impossible to accurately describe the roller coaster I've ridden over the last 30 days on trail. I've
Day One After snapping a super goofy photo of my oh-so-anxious self, I said goodbye to my cousin Stephanie and made my way down the
After spending the entire night double-checking my gear and labeling resupply boxes, I was finally able to lay it down for an hour or so of rest. I