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Walking Distance #18 | Careers in the Outdoors ft. Dan Purdy and Ali Carr

Walking Distance #18 | Careers in the Outdoors ft. Dan Purdy and Ali Carr

In this episode of Walking Distance presented by The Trek and hosted by Blissful Hiker (Alison Young), we are joined by Dan Purdy, a professional backpacking guide for Wildland Trekking...

Oct 26, 2021 : Jackie Marusiak
Backpacker Radio 123 | Pete McBride

Backpacker Radio 123 | Pete McBride

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by world-renowned photographer and director, Pete McBride. We learn about Pete's entry into photography, including what

Oct 25, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio 122 | Hot Ones & Fancy Feast

Backpacker Radio 122 | Hot Ones & Fancy Feast

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we open the show with a Hiker Trash edition of "Hot Ones", where Chaunce and Badger are grilled by Elise...

Oct 14, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Trail Correspondents S3 Episode #7 | Wildcard II

Trail Correspondents S3 Episode #7 | Wildcard II

Because our prompts can often leave the juiciest trail stories uncovered, this season, we have built-in even more wildcard episodes, where our correspondents muse on whatever is most inspiring to

Oct 13, 2021 : The Editors
Walking Distance #17 | How Not to Die in the Wild ft. Rebecca Olson & Steve McClure

Walking Distance #17 | How Not to Die in the Wild ft. Rebecca Olson & Steve McClure

In this episode of Walking Distance presented by The Trek and hosted by Blissful Hiker (Alison Young), we are joined by Rebecca Olson, a team leader volunteer with King County...

Oct 12, 2021 : Jackie Marusiak
Backpacker Radio 121 | Nicole Antoinette 2.0

Backpacker Radio 121 | Nicole Antoinette 2.0

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are rejoined by Nicole Antoinette.  We get an update on how her Colorado Trail hike went, including some very...

Oct 7, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio 120 | Social Media x Backpacking

Backpacker Radio 120 | Social Media x Backpacking

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are talking all things social media and how it relates to the world of backpacking.  This is a long...

Sep 29, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Walking Distance #16 | Fitting In ft. Shalin Desai & Aer Parris

Walking Distance #16 | Fitting In ft. Shalin Desai & Aer Parris

In this episode of Walking Distance presented by The Trek and hosted by Blissful Hiker (Alison Young), we are joined by Shalin Desai, a Triple Crowner and Vice President of...

Sep 28, 2021 : Jackie Marusiak
Backpacker Radio #119 | Lauren & Henri de la Vega: The Triple Crown Power Couple

Backpacker Radio #119 | Lauren & Henri de la Vega: The Triple Crown Power Couple

In today’s episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Lauren and Henri de la Vega — a husband and wife southbounding the Continental Divide Trail...

Sep 22, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Trail Correspondents S3 Episode #6 | The Social Dynamic

Trail Correspondents S3 Episode #6 | The Social Dynamic

Today we explore the social dynamic of a thru-hike.  If you've listened to previous seasons shows on this subject, you might think that you already know the answer to this...

Sep 21, 2021 : The Editors