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Florida Trail Thru Hike Recap – 2020

The Florida Trail Florida Trail statistics from my second FT thru hike! The first go around I was a bit preoccupied with simply hiking, and enjoying the world Florida backwoods has to offer. So I …

Stats from my Eastern Continental Trail thru hike

This was my first thru hike. Where I started: Cap Gaspe, Quebec Where I ended: Key West, Florida States crossed: 16 American, 2 Canadian Start date: July 1st, 2016 Finish date: Jan 21st, 2017 Total …

Goodbye my friend, and thank you for everything

I finished my long walk on January 21st at sunrise. Just 4,800 miles south of where I began. I wish it were longer. Just 3 miles from that big southernmost buoy, camping in some bushes, …

Florida Trail FKT Summary

Beginning December 10th, 2016 at 10:23am I started my self-supported Florida Trail thru hike, and finished January 7th, 2017 at 8:22pm. A record pace of 28d 9h 59m, beating Tatu-Joe’s 2012 hike by more than …

Florida Trail FKT Attempt – Day 1!

​Day 1 / 34mi / Fort Pickens to Eglin Woah woah wait I haven’t updated this blog since I was in virginia… well, I’m now 1,000 miles further down the east coast, and 3,400 total …

Review: Pa’lante Packs Simple Backpack

This year I’ve had the great pleasure to carry a new pack! For my thru hike of the 4,800mi Eastern Continental Trail, I took a chance on a new company, and purchased the Simple by Pa’lante …