John Muir Trail

Hiking the 210-Mile John Muir Trail in Less 3.5 Days: An Interview with Andrew Bentz

Hiking the 210-Mile John Muir Trail in Less 3.5 Days: An Interview with Andrew Bentz

The John Muir Trail is 210.4 miles long.  Two years ago, Andrew Bentz set the trail's unsupported FKT (fastest known time) at 3 days, 10 hours, 59 minutes, and 40...

Jul 18, 2016 : The Editors
9 Long Trails That Belong on Your Bucket List

9 Long Trails That Belong on Your Bucket List

Good news: There are more trails in the world than we can ever hope to hike in our lifetime. Bad news: There are more trails in the world than we...

Jun 10, 2016 : The Editors
6 Reasons to Hike the John Muir Trail

6 Reasons to Hike the John Muir Trail

The John Muir Trail extends 211 miles through the exquisite backcountry of the High Sierras. This statement alone may be all the coaxing you need to make your way to...

Feb 12, 2016 : Kate Waite
Three Gems in the Triple Crown of Hiking

Three Gems in the Triple Crown of Hiking

The Triple Crown The oldest of them all, the green tunnel blazed by white, the Appalachian Trail.   The Pacific Crest trail, where the highest peaks of the Sierra ebb...

Jan 4, 2016 : Caet Cash
11 Reasons You May Want to Switch to Tarp Camping

11 Reasons You May Want to Switch to Tarp Camping

1) You get claustrophobic in a tent Cooped up in a nylon wrapper can be disorienting and uncomfortable. Tarps can be pitched with ceilings high enough to stand under and...

Aug 6, 2015 : Grayson Cobb
28 Days

28 Days

28 days until the trail. I am excited, worried, antsy, and any other descriptors you can think of. I have boxes stacked all over the house gear strewn here and...

Feb 17, 2013 : Adam Nutting
Jingle bells batman smells robin has a room full of food

Jingle bells batman smells robin has a room full of food

After work last night I opened the door to the house walked in and began my evening routine. The dogs were let out of their kennels and let out in...

Dec 19, 2012 : Adam Nutting