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Trail Correspondents 2023: Apply to Join the Team!

Trail Correspondents 2023: Apply to Join the Team!

We’re thrilled to announce that we will be bringing back a fourth season of Trail Correspondents, a podcast dedicated to sharing the highs, lows, and everything in between that comes...

Jan 12, 2023 : Zach
Backpacker Radio #181 | The Real Hiking Viking’s 5,000 Mile Bikepacking Tour on Great Divide Mountain Bike Route and Western Wildlands Route

Backpacker Radio #181 | The Real Hiking Viking’s 5,000 Mile Bikepacking Tour on Great Divide Mountain Bike Route and Western Wildlands Route

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined yet again by our resident yeti, Jabba aka The Real Hiking Viking aka The Hiking Viking Liking...

Dec 26, 2022 : Backpacker Radio
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
10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Hiking the CDT

10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Hiking the CDT

Having already hiked the Pacific Crest Trail twice, as well as the Arizona, Tahoe Rim, Colorado, and Appalachian trails, I finally set foot on the CDT this past summer to...

Dec 5, 2022 : Jenn Wall
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 #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 #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
I’ve Thru-Hiked Over 8,700 Miles. This Is the Gear I Brought on My 99-Day CDT Thru-Hike

I’ve Thru-Hiked Over 8,700 Miles. This Is the Gear I Brought on My 99-Day CDT Thru-Hike

I've thru-hiked almost 9,000 miles in the last six years, including not just the likes of the North America Triple Crown, but also shorter trips like the Arizona, Wonderland, and...

Oct 19, 2022 : Joseph Gonzalez
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