Thursday, May 31, 2012

Wind gap behind me, next delaware water gap

Tuesday night tornado touchdown in bangor pennsylvania, near my location. all my gear was soaked . last night at wind gap I dried everything. fresh start this morning

Monday, May 14, 2012

Started at 5 am

Foggy rainy morning on the ridge. I want to hike 30 miles today. if the rain keeps falling I'll be lucky to do 15 miles. these pennsylvania rocks are very sharp and very slippery when wet

Saturday, May 5, 2012

Hiker season kickoff

<p>I am currently at the atc headquarters in harpers ferry WV. I have agreed to answer questions for the public and the >press. I setup my tarp on the lawn and I've been giving demonstrations of how to use the gear

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Out of shenandoah

Started shenandoah sunday at 9 in the morning and I'm leavin the northern edge  7 pm on wednesday

Tuesday, May 1, 2012


Tomorrow will be my last day in shenandoah. every day has been over 25 miles. I've seen more wildlife in this area than any place else on the trail. I had my first encounter with a bear in the wild on my first day in shenandoah. the bear would not leave until I started singing .