3 Apr, 2015

Havasu Falls Camping Guide: Planning your Havasupai Backpacking Trip

A complete travel guide to a one-of-a-kind Havasu Falls camping experience with everything you need to know about the trail, permits, campground, & gear.

1 Oct, 2014

Chef Knows Best: Simple Backpacking Food Ideas

Simple backpacking food ideas from my John Muir Trail adventure. These are are readily available, delicious, easy to prepare & require little cleanup.

29 Sep, 2014

22 Backpacking Lessons from 22 Days on the John Muir Trail

I'm baaaaack. Did you miss me? If you haven't heard, my friend b-Rad and I just got back from 22

27 Aug, 2014

My Complete John Muir Trail Gear List

JOHN MUIR TRAIL GEAR LIST **Updated for 2017** Getting your John Muir Trail gear list dialed is one of the most

23 Jul, 2014

Hiking the Zion Narrows, Part 3: What Gear to Bring

Last month, I went on a super cool backpacking trip through the Zion Narrows, which is one of the most

30 Jun, 2014

Backpacking Gear List: Beginner Recommendations

When planning for your first backpacking trip, having the right gear can make or break your trip. Being cold at

26 Jun, 2014

Hiking the Narrows, Part Two: Permits and Planning

Hiking the Narrows is the best adventure in Zion National Park. Learn about permits, campsites, getting to the trailhead, the best time to visit & more.

24 Jun, 2014

Platypus GravityWorks: How to filter water the easy way

  The Platypus Gravityworks 2.0 Bottle Kit is the latest and one of the smartest additions I've made to my

19 Jun, 2014

Hiking the Narrows in Zion National Park, Part One: Photographs

For years I have been looking at dreamy photos online of people hiking the Narrows in Zion National Park.  Silky,