Colorado Trail Segment 2: The Burn Scar

Colorado Trail Segment 2: The Burn Scar

After backpacking Segment 1 the previous weekend, I was hooked on hiking another segment as soon as possible. Given my job and life situation, I didn’t (and still don’t) really...

Aug 8, 2020 : Rachel
CT Part 6- To the End!

CT Part 6- To the End!

With consistently wet weather in the forecast and only 75 miles left to go, I headed out of Silverton for my last few days on the trail. Day 25- Hiking...

Aug 7, 2020 : Will Harmon
Crossing the Pond

Crossing the Pond

That Is, the Atlantic Ocean Bittersweet love burst in my chest as I said farewell to my family and cats this morning---a morning that was now a continent ago. I'm...

Aug 7, 2020 : Rosanna Brost
Andrew Skurka Sets New FKT on Pfiffner Traverse

Andrew Skurka Sets New FKT on Pfiffner Traverse

On August 5, Andrew Skurka set the new unsupported Fastest Known Time (FKT) for the Pfiffner Traverse. Running on just four hours of sleep, Skurka covered 76 miles and 28,0000...

Aug 5, 2020 : Sarah
Breaking the Silence, from NOBO to NOGO

Breaking the Silence, from NOBO to NOGO

Reality Setting In It has been months since I was supposed to start my northbound Pacific Crest Trail thru-hike. I never made any official announcements because part of me did...

Aug 5, 2020 : Kevin Neft
9 Things I Learned from My NOBO JMT Thru-Hike

9 Things I Learned from My NOBO JMT Thru-Hike

I've been off trail for nearly a week, yet the natural high of pushing my body past its perceived limits and comfort zones still lingers. It's a difficult feeling to...

Aug 4, 2020 : Chad Lubinski
Trump Signs into Law the Great American Outdoors Act

Trump Signs into Law the Great American Outdoors Act

The Great America Outdoors Act will infuse billions of dollars into overdue national park maintenance and land preservation.

Aug 4, 2020 : Hugh Owen
Colorado Trail: Segment 1

Colorado Trail: Segment 1

Take yourself back to early May, mid-quarantine, and there I was. Responsibly day-hiking when possible, bonding with my cat every day while remote working, and geeking out on gear lists...

Aug 3, 2020 : Rachel
CT Part 5- Short and Long Days

CT Part 5- Short and Long Days

With just 150 miles left in the trail, we took a slightly unusual approach in our mileage between Spring Creek Pass and Molas Pass. Day 21- To the Yurt A...

Aug 3, 2020 : Will Harmon
CT Part 4- Over San Luis

CT Part 4- Over San Luis

After a zero day in Salida to eat good food and celebrate my birthday, I went back out on the trail for a final push toward Oleo Ranch, my second-to-last...

Aug 3, 2020 : Will Harmon