How I Lost My Mind In The Desert
To say the desert is absolutely gorgeous is an understatement. I’ve happily gotten up before the sunrise to stare out at a ridge of mountains only to lose my mind to …
The Last Time I Stayed In A Hostel
The best thing about traveling and staying in hostels is meeting interesting people. This is also the worst thing, but it’s not so bad when you realize that the majority of …
How I Nearly Caught My Death On The Gulf Coast
I’ve been sick for a week since visiting the Gulf of Mexico, but it was totally worth the other experiences I gained from the trip.
Life Lessons From The Snowy Desert
It’s been eleven years since the first and latest time I had to bypass the grapevine heading south to avoid a snowstorm.
Yes, Black People Swim
We’re clearly out there. The mountains are also a melting pot of a variety of different people hiking native lands, and yet we are only now barely seeing these faces in …
The Road Trip From California to Texas
My best friend and I found ourselves, once again, traveling by car across the country. I didn’t need to, but I jumped in the car to spend the last few days …
My Experience Hiking the Six Pack of Peaks Challenge: Mount Wilson
We had prepared, but we begrudgingly anticipated the lingering feeling of sore muscles days after leaving the face of Mount Wilson, the first in our Six Pack of Peaks Challenge.
What You Should Know Before Venturing Out Into Nature
Although I’m happy to see people getting outside and connecting with nature, I would like to see more education on stewardship of the land.
The Ten-Year Trek
As I looked down at the new shoes on my feet, I let my mind wander to think of the past ten years out on the trails. The old pair of …