Camper Killed by Grizzly Bear Near Montana’s Bob Marshall Wilderness

Camper Killed by Grizzly Bear Near Montana’s Bob Marshall Wilderness

Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks (FWP) officials are searching for a grizzly bear that attacked and killed a camper early Tuesday morning. They plan to euthanize the bear when they...

Jul 6, 2021 : Kelly Floro
Have a Nice Trip? See You Next Fall.

Have a Nice Trip? See You Next Fall.

We are making our way North on what is supposed to be a safer alternate route to avoid the snow of the San Juans. An accident interrupts our progress.

Jul 6, 2021 : Heidi Nisbett
Trail Correspondents Season 3 Episode #2 | Thru-Hike Preparation

Trail Correspondents Season 3 Episode #2 | Thru-Hike Preparation

Preparing for a thru-hike is no easy feat. After all, hikers have to completely overhaul their life. This often involves quitting their job, storing all of their belongings somewhere, saying...

Jun 30, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch
CDT Thru-Hike Week 4

CDT Thru-Hike Week 4

Mesas to San Pedro Parks Wilderness of the Santa Fe National Forest. Goodbye to the waterless sands of the mesas. Hello to the lush Santa Fe forest. The last day...

Jun 29, 2021 : Sleepin Bear
CDT Thru-Hike Week 3: El Malpais Lava

CDT Thru-Hike Week 3: El Malpais Lava

Water, Water, Beer. After heading North out of Pie town I realized I didn't pack out enough water. Thankfully the TLC Ranch had some water and shade for a rest...

Jun 26, 2021 : Sleepin Bear
The South San Juans: An Icy, Dicey Dance

The South San Juans: An Icy, Dicey Dance

We enter the South San Juans and are faced with the challenges hiking through snow at high elevation. I am put outside my comfort zone and we witness two search-and-rescue...

Jun 25, 2021 : Heidi Nisbett
Leaving New Mexico in the Dust

Leaving New Mexico in the Dust

Our final days in New Mexico are filled with beauty, but the discomforts of thru hiking are starting to get to me. I am thankful for the support of my...

Jun 25, 2021 : Heidi Nisbett
Night Before the Colorado Trail

Night Before the Colorado Trail

 Back to the Original Plan   After day hikes on the CDT, longer day hikes in more local areas and a lot of contemplation, Also, a slight injury setback made...

Jun 22, 2021 : Chris
Walking Distance #09 | Hiking with Kids ft. Gayheart Family, Percy Family & Heather Balogh Rochfort

Walking Distance #09 | Hiking with Kids ft. Gayheart Family, Percy Family & Heather Balogh Rochfort

In this episode of Walking Distance presented by The Trek and hosted by Blissful Hiker (Alison Young), we are joined by Jason Gayheart, Heather Balogh Rochfort, and Kayla and Fynleigh...

Jun 22, 2021 : Jackie Marusiak
New Mexico Gets Grueling but Gorgeous 

New Mexico Gets Grueling but Gorgeous 

The CDT takes us through some of New Mexico’s high points (figuratively and literally). We experience new terrain and weather patterns, along with even more hospitality from the locals.

Jun 21, 2021 : Heidi Nisbett