Hi, I'm Matt but you can call me House! I hiked the PCT in 2018 to try and find myself. I didn’t but found my love for long distance adventures. I cycled the Trans-American Trail in 2020 and am planning a '22 AT thru hike. In between adventures, I am a waiter, introductory sommelier, and binge watch The Office until it's time to leave again.
“Happiness is meeting an old friend after a long time and feeling nothing has changed” – Cris Darr. In the weeks and days leading up to my AT
“You can't change the world alone - you will need some help - and to truly get from your starting point to your destination takes friends,
"Nothing is more damaging to the adventurous spirit within a man than a secure future. The very basic core of a man’s living spirit is his passion
“Happiness is only real when shared” – Jon Krakauer To my friends and family, my name is Matt, but when I’m hiking, I don the moniker “House.” Given