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JMT Thru-Hike 2016

Video and posts about my John Muir Trail hike in 2016.


SWCP - Jan 2017

630 hilly miles along the South West Coast Path, self-support and camping. Training and kit tester for the Appalachian Trail in April.


PCT Thru-Hike 2017

The journal for my thru-hike attempt of the Pacific Crest Trail, 2660 miles from Mexico to Canada.


Skiing

Most of our skiing is in the Montreal area. We have a season's pass for mid-week skiing at Bromont, and we aim to ski once a week through the winter as a family. I also love cross-country skiing ...


PCT 2017

Just a girl and her dog traversing 2,660 miles from Mexico to Canada, and everything in between.


Colorado National monument hike.

Testing out the legs and filming https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tThfq2iOiok&t=478s


Orginization

Who knew that this was going to be so hard to organize for. The food, the gear, the mail drops, the camera gear for the weekly updates and the end documentary. Not much happening now as we have ...


Europe

Our family is spending a year exploring some of the countries in Europe -- and maybe Europe adjacent. It's not all outdoors, but we hope to get lots of outdoor time into the mix.


Random Randonée

Randonée is a french word for hiking. This is a journal of day hiking and small hiking trips.


3 Days in the Adirondacks

This trip marks a number of firsts for @reneetougas and I... It is our first in the Adirondacks of NY. Since moving to Montreal just over a year ago, we have been slowly getting to know the outdoors ...


chicken

Ex ultra runner and now distance hiker. Hitting the trails in 2017.

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Amelia

I am an 18 year-old homeschooler and college go-er in Reno, NV who likes to backpack and hike. I did the Tahoe Rim Trail in 2015, the John Muir Trail in 2016, and I am currently prepping for ...

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jshtz

Southern Californian training for the PCT in 2017 with my German Shepherd, Max.

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mudflap

I'm 38 as of December 19 and looking for my big pre 40th adventure. I have chosen to hike and snowshoe the Sea to Sea Route. This trail is 7700 mile hike from Eastern Canada to Washington State. ...

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Hig

My family and I have done a lot of off-trail trekking and packrafting in Alaska, and right now we're helping build a new trail in Kachemak Bay State Park.

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hammerhead

I enjoy backpacking and hiking adventures with my family, though many of my adventures now start with my motorcycle.

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TravelingMel

Naturalist, writer, social media, homeschooler, backpacker, cross-country skier. Currently in Montana and planning a year-long European adventure. Chronicling our family's fun at www.travelingmel.com and on YouTube: www.youtube.com/c/travelingmel

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karentogo

A holistic health coach and outdoor activity enthusiast. Kayaking, cycling, snow shoeing - and thanks to OutSideWay’s creator - back country hiking reigns as my favourite. Sharing outdoor adventures with my husband and family “fills my well” - ...

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kate

Born in San Francisco and living in Sonoma County surrounded by vines and the great outdoors. 3 hours from the Sierra Nevadas, 30 minutes from the Pacific.

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mypictograph

A young artist and and outdoors lover. My dad is the creator of this site.

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Pine Creek Trail, MT

Pine Creek Trail is a hiking and backpacking trail near Livingston Montana. It follows Pine Creek, passes by Pine Creek Falls, and terminates at Pine Creek Lake. The trail is 4.5 miles long from the trailhead to the ...

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Passage Falls, MT

Passage Falls is a short 4.2 mile out-and-back hike in Montana's Absaroka mountain range. The trail follows Passage Creek and ends in a small canyon at the falls. The trail is well defined, the terrain is pleasant, and ...

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Pacific Crest Trail

The Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) is a long-distance hiking and equestrian trail that starts on the US/Mexico Border near Campo California and ends on the US/Canada border on the edge of Manning Park in British Columbia.

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John Muir Trail

The John Muir Trail (JMT) is a long-distance hiking trail in the Sierra Nevada mountain range of California. It passes through Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks. The trail starts at Happy Isles in Yosemite Valley and ...

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South West Coast Path

The South West Coast Path (SWCP) is England's longest long-distance hiking trail. It is 630 (1,014 km) miles long, starting in Minehead (Somerset), and ending in Poole Harbour (Dorset).

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Bunsen Peak, WY

Bunsen Peak is a short hike in Yellowstone National Park, with fantastic views of northern Yellowstone. After the summit, there are a number of options to turn the hike into a longer endeavour, including a 10 mile loop ...

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Appalachian Trail

A long distance hiking trail that starts at the peak of Springer Mountain in Georgia, and ends at the peak of Mount Katahdin in Maine.

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Latest Journal Entries

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Day 46 - Double Spring gap campsite to Damascus, VA 12.8 miles We crossed into Virginia this afternoon and hiked down into Damascus for Trail ...


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The green tunnel. It's an easy hike on our way to the Virginia border.


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Otter still smiling in the rain.


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Rained steady last night from 2am on. It's a wet morning and we'll have wet feet so we start the day by slathering Rocket Pure ...


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Day 45 - campsite to Double Spring Gap campsite 16 miles Left camp this morning at 8am. Kids wanted to catch up with the Lost ...