My favourite hiking items

“I am going to do a post about my favourite hiking items” I thought and started my process of thinking about what items to put on it. This turned out to be way harder than I thought! Every item in my backpack is carefully researched and chosen and a lot of the items I used for my thru-hike of the…

CDT 2022 - Whos in?

CDT 2022 – Who’s in?

As you may remember from my last post Iโ€™ve decided to skip hiking this year as I donโ€™t think we are done with the pandemic 😷 yet, and I really…

camera setup for my 2020 hikes

Huge decision on camera setup for my 2020 hikes

Being a photographer and loving to thruhike is a pain in the butt! it’s a constant compromise to find a camera that will provide good enough quality but still not weigh too much as my base weight is an important factor (or at least I still try to convince myself that).Which let me to a huge decision on camera setup…

The UGQ XL-Bandit Quilt

The UGQ XL-Bandit Quilt

Like I wrote in an earlier blog post I decided once again to upgrade my quilt to a warmer one, just to make sure that I wouldn’t get cold on…

Prehike Jitters

Prehike Jitters

It is getting closer and closer to my departure for the Arizona Trail and the prehike jitters are upon me ๐Ÿ™‚ I am leaving for Arizona on March 20th, so…