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Stubaier Höhenweg 2017: Hut to Hut Hiking in Tirol, Austria


In July 2017, I set out to Austria with friends to hike for four days along the Stubaier Höhenweg. In total, the Stubaier Höhenweg is serviced by eight huts, over a U-shaped traverse through beautiful alpine landscapes, over a course … Continue reading

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Zillertaler Runde / Berliner Höhenweg 2015: Hut to Hut Hiking in Tirol, Austria


In July, 2015, my son Daniel and I set out to Austria to hike the Zillertaler Runde. The 50 mile (80 km) trek is known to Germans as the Berliner Höhenweg and to Brits as the Zillertal Rucksack Route. The … Continue reading

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Into the Tetons. Our 4 Day Backpacking Trip Along the Teton Crest Trail.


In August 2014, one of my longtime dreams became a reality. My son, Daniel and I went backpacking for four days along the Teton Crest Trail in Grand Teton National Park. Why was this a desired goal? Well, it’s some … Continue reading

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Pitztaler Runde 2013: Hut to Hut Hiking in Tirol, Austria


I very recently had the opportunity to travel with good friends to spend a week hut to hut hiking in Pitztal, Austria. After the hiking tour, I stayed in Germany an extra week to visit family. So, what the heck … Continue reading

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Sand in Our Shoes: Hiking the Escalante, Day 2


Day: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 I got up early and drove up the hill to Bryce Lodge to pick up sack lunches we had ordered the night before. It was 28 degrees on top of Bryce, much colder … Continue reading

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