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Backpacker Radio #149 | Darwin on Quitting YouTube, Advice to Aspiring Vloggers, and What Lies Ahead

Backpacker Radio #149 | Darwin on Quitting YouTube, Advice to Aspiring Vloggers, and What Lies Ahead

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by YouTube sensation, Darwin.  We learn all about Darwin's rise to fame, including the turning point from...

May 16, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #148 | Carly Moree on Hallucinating in the Sierra, Starting a Guiding Company, and Co-Authoring Pacific Crest Trials

Backpacker Radio #148 | Carly Moree on Hallucinating in the Sierra, Starting a Guiding Company, and Co-Authoring Pacific Crest Trials

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Carly Moree.  Carly is a thru-hiker, the co-author of Pacific Crest Trials, an OG Writer at...

May 8, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
2022 Trail Days Scavenger Hunt

2022 Trail Days Scavenger Hunt

The Backpacker Radio crew is heading to Damascus, VA for Appalachian Trail Days, May 13-15! Aside from the regular debauchery, we will be hosting a slew of fun activities at...

May 3, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #147 | Dr. Jon Kedrowski on Climbing Everest with Mike Posner, Sleeping on All of CO’s 14’ers, and The Best Hikes Around Colorado

Backpacker Radio #147 | Dr. Jon Kedrowski on Climbing Everest with Mike Posner, Sleeping on All of CO’s 14’ers, and The Best Hikes Around Colorado

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio, we are joined by author, mountaineer, and keynote speaker, Dr. Jon Kedrowski.  Dr. Jon's list of accomplishments are staggeringly long, including sleeping at

May 2, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #146 | Hazel “Platypus” Platt

Backpacker Radio #146 | Hazel “Platypus” Platt

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Hazel Platt known on trail as Platypus.  In addition to thru-hikes of the Appalachian Trail and...

Apr 25, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #145 | Nika “Early Bird” Meyers

Backpacker Radio #145 | Nika “Early Bird” Meyers

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Nika "Early Bird" Meyers.  Nika is a backpacking badass.  Not only is she a triple crowner,...

Apr 18, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Join Us at Asheville Hiker Meetup Hosted by Backpacker Radio!

Join Us at Asheville Hiker Meetup Hosted by Backpacker Radio!

The infamous Cinnamon Connection, hosts of the Trek's Backpacker Radio, will soon be in Asheville! Join Badger and Chaunce (and Mara!) on May 11th for a night of beer, carnival...

Apr 17, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #144 | Linnea “Otter” Delucchi

Backpacker Radio #144 | Linnea “Otter” Delucchi

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Linnea Delucchi, known on trail as Otter.  Otter is a 2017 PCT thru-hiker, has a Masters...

Apr 11, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #143 | Sophia “Wheelz” Garber

Backpacker Radio #143 | Sophia “Wheelz” Garber

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by former Trek Vlogger, Sophia "Wheelz" Garber.   Wheelz was a member of the AT NOBO turned...

Apr 4, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Into the Smokies

Into the Smokies

In the Fontana Bubble   Back on the trail.  I thought the resupply at Fontana was the best yet.  Not a lot of fluff , just practical stuff.   The Village...

Apr 4, 2022 : Goat Roper