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Backpacking Around the World: Top 5 Tips

It has been awhile since I’ve posted anything here and I’ve done a bit of traveling. Over the last six months I’ve spent five weeks traveling in 8 countries on three continents and lived out of a 30L backpack each time. 1,041 more words

Backpacking

Across the Roof of New Jersey - Day 2 - High Point Shelter to Pochuck Shelter

Backpacking Across the Roof of New Jersey – The Appalachian Trail from High Point (Sussex, NJ)  to Wawayanda (Hewitt, NJ)
Type: One way (either direction) 1,519 more words

Hiking

Across the Roof of New Jersey - Day 1 - Set up and High Point

Backpacking Across the Roof of New Jersey – The Appalachian Trail from High Point (Sussex, NJ)  to Wawayanda (Hewitt, NJ)
Day 1 – Set up and High Point Parking Area to High Point Shelter… 773 more words

Hiking

Day 36 - Hello Angeles National Forest

I kept waking up throughout the night due to either the wind or being cold.  I was too lazy to put on extra layers and I paid the price.  1,538 more words

Pacific Crest Trail

Day 35 - Goodbye food

I woke up.  Oh, I’m not in my tent.   That’s weird.  I looked at my watch:  9:00AM.  Oh, I slept in.  That’s weird.  I walked outside to smoke.  1,432 more words

Pacific Crest Trail

Day 34 - Food Day

Today is goal day:  Eat all of the food at Cajon Pass.

I wake up at five in the grey morning by the lake.  Cowboy camping is awesome, though it got a little windy last night I stayed pretty warm.  1,651 more words

Pacific Crest Trail

Day 33 - Jackrabbit

I woke up late today.  Oops.  That doesn’t happen too often, but I’m glad I was able to get some extra sleep.  As long as I get up before 12 I can make my usual mileage, so it’s not a huge deal.  2,930 more words

Pacific Crest Trail