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Ed has hiked the the 2652+ mile Pacific Crest Trail, the 2160+ mile Appalachian Trail, across Scotland on the 73+ mile Great Glen Cycle Route, all 46 of the Adirondack High Peaks, the 78+ mile Rhode Island North/South Trail, and the Saranac Six. He is also a certified Leave No Trace Trainer. A former MATC Caretaker in the Piazza Rock/Saddleback area, he’s passionate about applying Leave No Trace as an ethical system. His latest journey was a thruhike of the 3 week thruhike of Vermont's Long Traill. Reports on his other travels, mostly in New England, are at http://edthesmokebeard.com