Utah IDK Route

IDK meaning.. you know.. “I dunno”. I’ve gotten into a new hobby I think where I pick a place and try and make a route through it.  It all started when I thought I was going to hike a section of the American Discovery Trail this summer and had to play ‘connect the dots’ with … More Utah IDK Route

Avenue Twin Peaks

It’s been a bit stormy here in Utah, which is good because this state needs the snow.  Wind is also nice to push the smog out of the valley; this inversion effect is horrible and I feel like I’m choking on exhaust sometimes.  But there was none of that today, and with back-to-back storms over … More Avenue Twin Peaks

2017 Gear Updates

I’ve settled on just using my gear I already have for the most part, there’s no point in buying new stuff when my setup from the PCT is still good to use right?  Even so, some stuff did wear down a bit or just break completely.  You can view my full gear list here, and … More 2017 Gear Updates

Malan’s Peak

Talking about hiking is good and stuff, but it’s been a while since I’ve actually been out.  It’s been even longer since I’ve done any winter hiking (nearly a year to the day.. nearly).  So an after-work hike up Malan’s Peak in Ogden, UT seemed appropriate.  It’s a beautiful trail if you ignore the clouds … More Malan’s Peak