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(updated December 9, 2018)My hikes in Utah – beginning with my first trips in 2008, this section will eventually be filled in through the present day.
(updated November 30, 2018)These are my most recent posts about this winter’s hikes in Arizona. This section will eventually include all my backlogged trips in the state, with the exception of those at the Grand Canyon.
Bicycling Across America
In 2006 I rode a bicycle from the Atlantic coast to Seattle and down to San Francisco.
Hiking the Appalachian Trail
The story of this site begins in 2001 when I set out to backpack the entire Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine.
Hiking the Long Trail – Vermont
In 2007 I thru-hiked Vermont’s Long Trail, southbound during the peak of autumn’s foliage.
Hiking the Colorado Trail
In August of 2010 I thru-hiked the Colorado Trail from Denver to Durango.