The Road Ahead

I apologize for always using sappy ambiguous headlines, I don’t know what to title my stuff half of the time (see: my recent Youtube video titles such as “Evocative Video Title” and “Some Mountains and Stuff”). I’ve been thinking a lot about what life is going to be like without a long hike to embark … More The Road Ahead

Another “So You Want to go Out on a Long Hike” Guide/FAQ

I remember how overwhelming my first hike felt. You’re worried about getting to a town with no resupply options, you’re worried you’ve planned each stretch out wrong, you’re worried about conditions on trail hundreds of miles and months away from your computer desk with your haphazard notes with town names circled and lines connecting to … More Another “So You Want to go Out on a Long Hike” Guide/FAQ

Desolation Lake

The snow is really starting to melt now, which means I have great access to the western side of the Utah mountains, which is my favorite side.  Eastern-facing mountains in the SLC area have foliage more reminiscent of desert brush and offer less dramatic landscapes.  The western sides however have dramatic peaks, rocky outcroppings, lush … More Desolation Lake