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Backpacker Radio #178 | Leonard Adkins on 20,000 Miles of Backpacking, Thru-Hiking in the 1980s, and Authoring 21 Books

Backpacker Radio #178 | Leonard Adkins on 20,000 Miles of Backpacking, Thru-Hiking in the 1980s, and Authoring 21 Books

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Leonard Adkins.  Leonard is a backpacking legend and author of more than twenty books, including several...

Dec 5, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #177 | Elise “SOS” Ott and Josh “Kid” Gribble on Their CDT Thru-Hike and Terminus Engagement

Backpacker Radio #177 | Elise “SOS” Ott and Josh “Kid” Gribble on Their CDT Thru-Hike and Terminus Engagement

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by our long lost former intern turned Production Assistant who ABANDONED the podcast to go for a...

Nov 28, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #176 | Kevin Conley on Wildland Firefighting, Mental Health, and Bike Touring from California to Florida

Backpacker Radio #176 | Kevin Conley on Wildland Firefighting, Mental Health, and Bike Touring from California to Florida

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Kevin Conley. Kevin is a thru-hiker, wildland firefighter, and the author of Above the Ashes, a...

Nov 21, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #175 | Teresa Martinez Returns to Reflect on 10 Years of the Continental Divide Trail Coalition

Backpacker Radio #175 | Teresa Martinez Returns to Reflect on 10 Years of the Continental Divide Trail Coalition

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by friend of the podcast, renaissance woman, and Executive Director of the Continental Divide Trail Coalition, Teresa

Nov 14, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #174 | Nick Van Buer on Trekking 530 Miles Across the Mojave Desert

Backpacker Radio #174 | Nick Van Buer on Trekking 530 Miles Across the Mojave Desert

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Nick Van Buer. Nick is an associate professor specializing in hard-rock geology at Cal Poly Pomona...

Nov 7, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #173 | Q&A: Thru-Hiking Food Prep, Bear Containers, Trail Recommendations, and More

Backpacker Radio #173 | Q&A: Thru-Hiking Food Prep, Bear Containers, Trail Recommendations, and More

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are answering your burning backpacking questions! Chaunce and I tackle a wide array of Backpacker Radio listener questions -

Oct 31, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #172 | Carl “Professor” Stanfield on Hiking the Most Miles in a Calendar Year

Backpacker Radio #172 | Carl “Professor” Stanfield on Hiking the Most Miles in a Calendar Year

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Carl Stanfield aka "Professor". Professor is in the midst of attempting to hike the most known...

Oct 24, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Through the Sierra in light and darkness

Through the Sierra in light and darkness

Day 95: Zero in Bishop We were a bit hangover and only got up at half past seven. We put on some sickening loaner clothes that made us look like...

Oct 19, 2022 : Miia Tsunami
Backpacker Radio #171 | Sarah Dramis on Triple Crowning, Healing Her Back Injury, Strength Training, and VIP Nannying

Backpacker Radio #171 | Sarah Dramis on Triple Crowning, Healing Her Back Injury, Strength Training, and VIP Nannying

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, brought to you by Minus33, we are joined by Sarah Dramis. Sarah is a triple crowner turned ultrarunner, a fitness...

Oct 17, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
Backpacker Radio #170 | Mike Clelland, Author of Ultralight Backpackin’ Tips, on Lightweight Camping, Illustrating, and How Owls Relate to UFOs

Backpacker Radio #170 | Mike Clelland, Author of Ultralight Backpackin’ Tips, on Lightweight Camping, Illustrating, and How Owls Relate to UFOs

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Mike Clelland. Mike is the author of one of the preeminent UL backpacking books, "Ultralight Backpackin'...

Oct 10, 2022 : Backpacker Radio