BMT Day 2, Will This Climb Ever End?

BMT Day 2, Will This Climb Ever End?

All smiles now that I’m here in the high country and done climbing Start Eagle Fork Horse Camp End Upper Pine Lake Miles Hiked 19.01 Miles Hiked, Elevation gain 4,347’, Elevation Loss 3,261’ We awoke early, man it felt great to get so much sleep the night...

Day 14 Denied in Denio…

Holy hell who threw the switch on the weather?  Yesterday was mostly cloudy and cool but my god this morning was downright frigid.  When I woke up it was well below freezing so much I fact that our water bladders and bottles had frozen.  Luckily we all slept with our...

Day 13, A 30 Mile Adventure

The day started like most up at dark, breakfast, and coffee and then each of us packing to get out at first light.  We had all slept great last night in the forest and since we had a lot of roads in our future we were ready to lay down some miles. We traversed around...

Day 12 The Oregon Mountains

We started off the day with one more meal at the Say When casino with Ron who agreed to cache our water 12 miles up the way so we didn’t have to carry it the full 45 miles to our next reliable source. We started out with about 8 miles on pavement we listed to the Joe...

1 Year later an article on my hike

One year ago I set off to walk the CDT, it was an amazing journey and one of my proudest accomplishments.  I was asked by one of my sponsors Mont-bell to write an article for their US newsletter and Japanese Magazine.  Here is the link to the article I hope you all...

Day 13, Gila Cliff Dwellings

Miles hiked 1.5 Sweet Potato and Freefall had arrived the night before late.  We told them we planned to hike out in the morning to see the cliff dwellings and then camp at Jordan hot springs. When we awoke I started packing up and looked over to see Buttercup hardly...