Long distance hiking

The Confederation Trail and Prince Edward Island along Canada’s 24,000 km Great Trail

The Confederation Trail and Prince Edward Island along Canada’s 24,000 km Great Trail

We arrived on Prince Edward Island just two days after post-tropical storm Dorian swept through the Maritimes. In our first 12 km of trail we had to climb under, over,...

Oct 4, 2019 : Sonya
Wind River My Route

Wind River My Route

“I found the perfect hike,” Cricket sent in a text along with a link to a video. “It’s called Wind River High Route (WRHR), roughly 80 miles, there will be...

Sep 26, 2019 : Peanut
The Maine Event: Why Maine Is So Tough for NOBO Hikers

The Maine Event: Why Maine Is So Tough for NOBO Hikers

"Started From The Bottom, Now We're Here" - Drake After four months and three weeks of hiking, The Sauce and I arrived to the final state line of our journey---New...

Sep 24, 2019 : Aidan Tierney
Gear Review: Outdoor Research Wayward II Sun Shirt

Gear Review: Outdoor Research Wayward II Sun Shirt

While the Wayward II doesn't blow me away in any one category, it’s overall performance balanced many features that are important on a long-distance adventure - breathability, temperature-regulation, coverage, comfort...

Sep 20, 2019 : Effie Drew
Three-Year Hike Across Canada’s 24,000km-Long Great Trail Completes Second Province!

Three-Year Hike Across Canada’s 24,000km-Long Great Trail Completes Second Province!

To see our previous progress across Newfoundland and Cape Spear as we hike for 3 years along 24,000 km across Canada on the longest recreation trailway in the world, The...

Sep 9, 2019 : Sonya
TransCanada Hike along 24,000 km of Canada’s Great Trail Finishes Cape Breton at 1,400 km!

TransCanada Hike along 24,000 km of Canada’s Great Trail Finishes Cape Breton at 1,400 km!

Hiking Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, on the Great Trail and the International Appalachian Trail has been an amazing experience. We've enjoyed highly varied and stunningly beautiful landscapes,

Sep 2, 2019 : Sonya
Crushing Mount Mansfield and Bolton

Crushing Mount Mansfield and Bolton

Beginning the final stretch of difficult mountains on the Long Trail, we crush Mansfield and suffer some injuries.

Aug 4, 2019 : Sweet Monkey
The Great Trail – Halfway Through Our First Province at 450 km of a 24,000 km Trail

The Great Trail – Halfway Through Our First Province at 450 km of a 24,000 km Trail

Halfway through our first province on an adventure across Canada that is just beginning! It has been 22 days since we began our #hike4birds across Canada on the Great Trail...

Jun 24, 2019 : Sonya
The Great Trail – The first 225 km of a 24,000 km trail!

The Great Trail – The first 225 km of a 24,000 km trail!

Canada's Great Trail has no official starting points.  This is wonderful as the trail passes through 15,000 communities and has an eastern terminus, a western terminus and a northern terminus. ...

Jun 11, 2019 : Sonya
Mountains and Magic: Contemplations and Introspection

Mountains and Magic: Contemplations and Introspection

Out of Town and Up the Mountain It was fairly difficult leaving Wrightwood, CA. Two nights of big meals and relaxation are sure to make you lazy. I finally got...

May 22, 2019 : Benjamin Martin