Richard Humphreys

Originally from the UK, I've lived in the USA for almost twenty years. Most of my hiking has been done in the western states of the US, but I've also hiked in Scotland, Canada and New Zealand. Fun-fact: I named my left quad "brute-force" and my right quad "ignorance".

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PCT-Inspired Playlists

PCT-Inspired Playlists

A few years ago, I was passing through Death Valley in late January. While I was at the visitors center, I asked the ranger about trail conditions on

Nov 18, 2019 : Richard Humphreys
We Don’t Get Nine Lives

We Don’t Get Nine Lives

A little obvious, I know. But have you ever been in a situation when time seems to slow down? It happens as soon as you perceive that you're in

Oct 21, 2019 : Richard Humphreys
Three Reasons Why

Three Reasons Why

Why did you decide to hike the Pacific Crest Trail? Here are my top three reasons. There's at least one more, but I'll leave that for another

Sep 24, 2019 : Richard Humphreys