Category: Day Hike

CDT – Day 90 – Falls Creek to Pinedale

7/23/15 Day 90 Falls Creek M1829 to Pinedale 7210′ Hotel – Nights Spent Alone: 10 16.2, 1667.5 Trip Miles Mostly Sunny Day’s of Snow: 8 – Day’s of Rain: 35 – Days of Hail: 17 # of Zero days: 10 Gila Crossings Final Total:  221 Tick Count: 4 (4 more crawling on me) Wanted List Mountain Goat Grizzly Bear Sasquatch […]

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Bag Night Challenge, Round #1 Winners

Bag Night Challenge, Round #1 Winners

I can’t believe it’s already March!  This means two things:  number one is that spring is coming fast and number two, we have our first winners of the Bag Night Challenge.  This round/bi-monthly segment was sponsored by: The winners are Ryan Davies and Jill Hueckman.  Ryan currently has 20 bag nights and Jill is our women’s leader with 14.  Let’s have […]

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Death March

Death March

Today I went for a hike to Bridge of Heaven outside Ouray, CO. The altitude was bad enough but when you figure in I haven’t done shit when it comes to exercise besides ride 9 miles to work I got my ass kicked. As I showered later every muscle was tender. The hike was almost 100% on snow and uphill. […]

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Winter Mountain Safety Clinic

Winter Mountain Safety Clinic

———- Scatman Get out there! Powered by adventure, fueled by Feed the Machine, Hydrated by nuun, and built for life like Stanley.

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North Kitsap Trails Association Press Release

North Kitsap Trails Association Press Release

Just the other day I received this press release by the North Kitsap Trails Association (NKTA) outlining their master plan for non-motorized trails in Kitsap Country. At present, outdoor enthusiasts from all over the Puget Sound region use hundreds of miles of trails in north Kitsap. Most of these trails are located on private lands. This plan outlines the need for and […]

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OutdoorFest 2011

OutdoorFest 2011

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Craig Romano Book Signing

Craig Romano Book Signing

———- Scatman Get out there! Powered by adventure, fueled by Feed the Machine, Hydrated by nuun, and built for life like Stanley.

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Beginning Hiking Seminar @OR

Beginning Hiking Seminar @OR

Also from the Outdoor Research site. Our Sale Starts Today, and We’re Bringing You More Great Events… Today, at 10:00 a.m, we started our big summer sale! We’ll have discounted merchandise through Sunday, July 24th.  Next week look for a continuation of our Introduction Series events, with a “Beginning Hiking Seminar” from the Mountaineers (a week from today), and a […]

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OR Presents -Backcountry Mistakes & How to avoid them.

OR Presents -Backcountry Mistakes & How to avoid them.

———- Scatman Get out there! Powered by adventure, fueled by Feed the Machine, Hydrated by nuun, and built for life like Stanley.

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Leisurely Walk, No Run

Leisurely Walk, No Run

So it appears I hurt my foot on yesterdays 9 miler.  It didn’t hurt at all during or even after the run but when I woke up it hurt.  It’s not a sharp pain but a dull one.  Today I played a round of disc golf and that was enough to make it more sore.  Below is yesterdays run: If […]

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