Pine, AZ

Day 14.....26.2 miles.....AZT mile 327.3 Fueled up with a fresh grapefruit and some jerky that Ron and Diane gave us, QB and I walked about a mile from the motel in Superior to a gas station where I got the rest of my breakfast; a coke and a microwaveable beef and bean burrito. From the … Continue reading Pine, AZ

Oracle, AZ

Day 3.....22.6 miles.....AZT mile 73.1 After a cozy first night in my new tent I woke up and walked the half a mile or so into Patagonia to get breakfast at the Gathering Grounds. They had this thing there called the breakfast bowl where they just threw a bunch of breakfast food in a bowl … Continue reading Oracle, AZ

Patagonia, AZ

Day 1 25 miles AZT mile 23.1 Back in the proverbial saddle again! The first day on trail went pretty well. Traveling last night went smoothly, after flying from NY to Tucson with a quick layover in Chicago we got to our hotel around 11:30 and to sleep shortly after that. I made arrangements with … Continue reading Patagonia, AZ

Arizona Trail Pre Hike and Gear List

I'm on the brink of a bit of an adventure. Starting in a couple days I plan on hiking north on the Arizona Trail for the next month or so. The Arizona Trail or the AZT is a national scenic trail that stretches 800 miles from the Mexican border to the Utah border. Right now … Continue reading Arizona Trail Pre Hike and Gear List

Presidential Traverse, NH

New Hampshire's White Mountains 10/17/17 This post is a few months in the making. I would have liked to have written it immediately after finishing but it I was too tired and then I started procrastinating and time got away from me. You know how it is. Let me set the scene a little. After … Continue reading Presidential Traverse, NH

Coyote Gulch, UT

There’s all kinds of ways to explore Coyote Gulch. This is the hike I did on the weekend of 11/3-11/5/17. Starting at the Hurricane Wash trailhead we did a 25 Mile round trip and it was really cool. Friday morning QB and I found some omelettes in Panguitch, UT then drove over to Bryce Canyon … Continue reading Coyote Gulch, UT

Zion Traverse, UT

Let me preface this post by saying Zion is an absolutely magical place and well worth the visit. If you’re a regular reader of this blog you may have noticed I tend to put a positive spin on most places but this time I really mean it. The Zion Traverse aka the Trans Zion trail … Continue reading Zion Traverse, UT