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10Dec - 450 Barefoot miles...

Thanks to some recent warm weather in Colorado I’ve been able to get in some barefoot hiking in December, and today Strava reported that I’ve hiked just over 450 barefoot miles this year. 6 more words

02Dec - Ch...Ch...Changes....

I recently read how we’re the product of our habits: if you want to improve your life, focus on your habits. Further, it is generally easier to establish good habits than to eliminate bad habits; so focus first on establishing good habits… They will tend to crowd out the bad habits. 860 more words

12-13Oct One last backpack for 2017...

The snow was starting to fly in the high country, but my friend and I were determined to get in one last backpacking trip. We started at the top of Kenosha pass at 10,000ft and back-hiked the Colorado trail for a little over 7 miles, and then we connected with the Ben Tyler trail for the 11+ miles up and over the ridge and down to our awaiting car at the trail head on hwy 285. 574 more words

15Oct - The Results...

Per my earlier posts, on 21Apr I declared the start of a 6 month Barefoot Hiking experiment, and now, 6 months later, I’m ready to report the results. 1,195 more words

18Aug - My brain has changed...

My right big toe has largely healed up, and even during the healing process I was able to hike barefoot with my toe bandaged. According to Strava I’ve hiked over 250 miles without shoes. 117 more words

01Aug - Thankfully I only walk on the bottoms...

It is a good thing I only walk on the bottoms of my feet because I’m sure hard on the front of them…lately I’ve taken to bashing the heck out of my big toes. 676 more words

15Jul - First barefoot backpack...

Recently I did my first overnight backpacking trip while hiking barefoot. I have been backpacking in Luna sandals (Monos and Leadville Gordos) for several years, but going completely barefoot was new. 505 more words