Jacob Deutsch

Hey! I'm Iron Triangle, the Chief Assistant and occasional content writer for the Trek. I have spent the last few years hunting for the best mountain overlook in America. Currently, that quest has me located in the Green Mountains. When I am not hiking or writing about hiking, you can find me playing video games with friends, traveling across the North East, and cooking up a storm.

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Trail Correspondents Season 3 Episode #3 | The First Night on Trail

Trail Correspondents Season 3 Episode #3 | The First Night on Trail

The episodes leading up to this one introduced us to our 2021 hikers, taught us about their prep, and gave us insights as to why they decided to plan

Jul 21, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch
Nicholas “Click” Reichard on “SToRIES”: An Interview with a Prolific Hiker, Photographer, and Author

Nicholas “Click” Reichard on “SToRIES”: An Interview with a Prolific Hiker, Photographer, and Author

Nick is a thru-hiker, photographer, and dad. In the spring of 2021, Nick added another title to his list - published author. His book SToRIES uses an

Jul 16, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch
Tips for Hiking the Long Trail

Tips for Hiking the Long Trail

Trek contributor Saoirse "Story" Ibargüen is an avid hiker, reader, and storyteller. She has hiked some of the most interesting trails across the

Jul 15, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch
Trail Correspondents Season 3 Episode #2 | Thru-Hike Preparation

Trail Correspondents Season 3 Episode #2 | Thru-Hike Preparation

Preparing for a thru-hike is no easy feat. After all, hikers have to completely overhaul their life. This often involves quitting their job, storing

Jun 30, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch
Tips for Hiking Scotland’s West Highland Way

Tips for Hiking Scotland’s West Highland Way

Last winter we reviewed Saoirse “Story” Ibargüen’s favorite gear for an AT thru-hike. This time, Story is going trans-Atlantic to provide you with

Jun 10, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch
The Eastern Divide Trail: A 5500-Mile Bikepacking Route in the Making

The Eastern Divide Trail: A 5500-Mile Bikepacking Route in the Making

BIKEPACKING.com recently announced the creation of a new long-distance trail - the Eastern Divide Trail (EDT). Once completed, the 5,500-mile trail

Jun 2, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch
Trail Correspondents Season 3 Episode #1 | Introductions

Trail Correspondents Season 3 Episode #1 | Introductions

We are beyond thrilled to finally unveil our third season of Trail Correspondents presented by The Trek. For those new to the show, Trail

Jun 1, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch
Meet the Trail Correspondents: Season 3

Meet the Trail Correspondents: Season 3

Thru-hiking season is officially upon us. And for listeners of The Trek's podcasts, you know what that means. We're continuing onto season 3 of Trail

May 27, 2021 : Jacob Deutsch