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Backpacking Freel Peak, Job's Sister, Job's Peak and Star Lake - Carson Range

This weekend was going to be a solo. At a party on Friday night Eric invited me on his trip. I’m glad I said yes. 272 more words

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Annual Backpacking Trip 2014

I leave tomorrow for my annual backpacking trip. This will be five days in the Goat Rocks Wilderness Area in Washington. Going totally offline is a good thing to do. 125 more words

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Tips for Beginners on Packing for a Backpacking Trip

The first backpacking trip I ever took was short. Which is a good thing. For 3 nights and 4 days of front-country hiking, I stuffed my pack until it was bursting at the seams and strapped it to myself. 797 more words

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Video's Up!

This is just a quick post to say that I have started fixing the video used by this blog – hence the bonus video above from my recent Ben Nevis climb. 176 more words

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The Badlands - Day 2

After making it through the night I ate a quick breakfast and decided to check in with the world.  I packed up my gear, discovered that the storm had bent both of my main poles to the tent, and headed up to the top of a large hill.  1,378 more words

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The Badlands - The Storm

Quick back story: I’m backpacking in the Badlands National Park and I spent the entire afternoon hiking to a spot about 15 miles away from a dirt road that I parked on.  1,113 more words

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The Badlands - Day 1

I arrived at The Badlands National Park first thing in the morning and stopped by the Visitor’s Center to pick up a topographical map, fill up on water, and check in with the park rangers.  1,039 more words

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