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Backpacker Radio #152 | Nancy East on her Smokies Map FKT, Search and Rescue, and New Book “Chasing the Smokies Moon”

Backpacker Radio #152 | Nancy East on her Smokies Map FKT, Search and Rescue, and New Book “Chasing the Smokies Moon”

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio, presented by The Trek, brought to you by goodr, we are joined by peakbagger, author, search and rescuer, and all around awesome human, Nancy...

Jun 6, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #151 | AT Trail Days 2022: Thru-Hiker Interviews

Backpacker Radio #151 | AT Trail Days 2022: Thru-Hiker Interviews

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek brought to by Goodr, we are joined by a gaggle of AT Hiker Trash.  Today's episode comes to you from...

May 30, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
A Week Out and Going Mad!

A Week Out and Going Mad!

I'm going to have to say it has been a journey in itself to prepare for the Appalachian Trail. Between all of the packing and unpacking and repacking of my...

May 26, 2022 : Brit
Backpacker Radio #150 | Caet Cash on Peak Bagging in the Appalachias, Southbounding, and Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Backpacker Radio #150 | Caet Cash on Peak Bagging in the Appalachias, Southbounding, and Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek brought to you by Goodr, we are joined by Caet Cash.  Caet first discovered backpacking back in 2014 and has...

May 23, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
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