Wilderness

Walking Through the Bob, Waiting Patiently for Winter

Walking Through the Bob, Waiting Patiently for Winter

The hills burn in color, autumn becoming a dying season.  Reds have mutated into burgundy and purple.  What were once glowing, golden yellow leaves whither into a shade of mustard. ...

Oct 2, 2018 : Brian Cornell
Applying Trail Phrases to Life in NYC

Applying Trail Phrases to Life in NYC

I was sitting on the couch in my Brooklyn apartment on Saturday morning, sipping coffee from my favorite mug. I admired it’s speckled glaze and exposed clay surface. The colors...

Jul 16, 2018 : Lauren Hafley
In and Out of the Gila Wilderness

In and Out of the Gila Wilderness

Within this stretch of trail we spent four days in the Gila Wilderness and within the Gila Wilderness is the Gila River.  The trail follows the Gila River as it...

May 15, 2018 : Brian Cornell
My Mentor Muir

My Mentor Muir

Had they existed at the time, Muir would have hiked both the Appalachian Trail and the Pacific Crest Trail, and probably blogged about his adventures on The Trek

Feb 23, 2017 : John Edward Harris
Wilderness and Getting “Out There,” by Hike or by Bike

Wilderness and Getting “Out There,” by Hike or by Bike

First, I'll take off my thru-hiker hat and advocate for improving bicycle access to Wilderness Areas. Then, I'll unclip the helmet and look at Wilderness with my feet on the...

Jan 4, 2017 : Righteous
I’m Hiking Because…

I’m Hiking Because…

Exploring the many reasons why so many people decide to pursue a thru hike or a long distance section hike.

Oct 4, 2016 : Stubbs
Wilderness Part 2

Wilderness Part 2

The wilderness is real Beach number 2 The next morning I left the cute shelter built right next to a swimming hole to continue on my journey through the 100...

Aug 4, 2016 : Hillary
Gear List Before : Part 1 (Gear)

Gear List Before : Part 1 (Gear)

Well, here we are! Two weeks to go, amazing how time flies! I've been doing some good workouts to prepare physically, and I've got (almost) all of my gear together,...

Feb 10, 2016 : Victoria Ketteringham