Inspiration

The Power Of The Mind

The Power Of The Mind

The problem, is that it might not go away. Instead, you learn how to manage it. Eventually you learn how strong you really are.

Nov 16, 2022 : Josh Widdowfield
Week 20: Pacific Crest Trail Days!

Week 20: Pacific Crest Trail Days!

A Week Off I take a full week off trail. My timing was a little off. If I were to continue at the pace I was going, I would make...

Nov 7, 2022 : Thomas Allie
Week 18: Washington Heat Waves, More Fires and Goat Rocks!

Week 18: Washington Heat Waves, More Fires and Goat Rocks!

Entering Washington An extra half day is taken in Cascade Locks, Oregon. It's the start of a heat wave so we'll set out later in the evening. Most of our...

Oct 24, 2022 : Thomas Allie
18 Stunning Fall Foliage Hiking Photos to Brighten up Your Day

18 Stunning Fall Foliage Hiking Photos to Brighten up Your Day

"I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers."—Lucy Maud Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables. I couldn't have said it better, Lucy. Seriously, what's not to love...

Oct 17, 2022 : Rachel Shoemaker
Week 17: Mile 2000, Fire Closures, and Returning Home

Week 17: Mile 2000, Fire Closures, and Returning Home

Three Sisters Wilderness Now reunited with old friends, we all continue forward together. As much as I do like the solo hiking, it's fun being around other hikers. We're now...

Oct 14, 2022 : Thomas Allie
PCT Week 16: Southern Oregon, Lake Resorts and Swarming Mosquitoes

PCT Week 16: Southern Oregon, Lake Resorts and Swarming Mosquitoes

Southern Oregon After some extra time in Ashland, Oregon waiting out the heat, were off! Southern Oregon awaits and it's exciting being in a new state. It's refreshing being somewhere...

Oct 8, 2022 : Thomas Allie
Share Your Favorite Fall Foliage Hiking Photos with The Trek

Share Your Favorite Fall Foliage Hiking Photos with The Trek

Attention readers: we want to feature you (and your awesome photography skills!) on The Trek. Peak fall foliage is just around the corner in many places, which means it's time...

Sep 23, 2022 : The Editors
CDT Days 84-99: Northern Montana

CDT Days 84-99: Northern Montana

Johnson Lake to Helena The Northern Montana section of the CDT began with a 1,200 ft. climb on day 84. It brought us to Warren Lake, which for my money,...

Sep 21, 2022 : Joseph Gonzalez
Wind River High Route Trip Report Part 1: Photographic Route Description

Wind River High Route Trip Report Part 1: Photographic Route Description

I was fortunate enough to complete the Wind River High Route this August with two friends. Below you'll find a detailed, photo-based description of our route. The best thing about...

Sep 6, 2022 : Kelly Floro
Carl “Professor” Stanfield on Attempting the Most Miles Ever Hiked in One Year

Carl “Professor” Stanfield on Attempting the Most Miles Ever Hiked in One Year

 Carl "Professor" Stanfield is on a mission to hike more miles in a single year than any hiker ever recorded. He's currently in the middle of a Calendar Year Triple...

Aug 31, 2022 : Penina Crocker