Our JMT Thru Hike, What Worked & What Didn’t

Our JMT Thru Hike, What Worked & What Didn't

So I know that everyone has been wondering exactly how our John Muir Trail thru hike went, and more specifically what worked and what didn’t. From a gear side of things we were pretty well dialed in from the get go. True, we had to overnight some shoes while on the trail and subsequently swap […]

Ultimate Guide to Planning a JMT Thru Hike – Part 2

Ultimate guide to planning a JMT thru hike

Welcome to part 2 of the Ultimate Guide to Planning a JMT Thru Hike, where we discuss everyones least favorite thing in the world… Logistics… the four letter word of planning So you have your gear pretty well dialed in, but you still don’t know how you’re going to get to the trail, how the […]

Accepting Adventure – Hiking the John Muir Trail

The John Muir Trail (JMT)

Like most people, I work 40 hours each week in an office, fill my evenings with other obligations and try to spend as much time with my kids as possible. I spend weekends hiking, climbing the occasional mountain and take as many family camping trips as possible. I definitely live for the weekends, but still […]

Ultimate Guide to Planning a JMT Thru Hike – Part 1

Ultimate Guide to Planning a JMT Thru Hike

The title sort of suggests a bold claim right? Well, this two part series will help you prepare for the John Muir Trail (JMT) in two major areas. In part 1 we will cover everyones favorite, gear. In the second edition of the series we will cover the dreaded logistics of planning a thru hike. […]