28 days on the John Muir Trail 1993

Almost Somewhere: Twenty-Eight Days on the John Muir Trail by Suzanne Roberts was published 2012. It’s the author’s recollection of her 1993 hike with two friends. They were hiking rookies. Woefully incompetent. Suzanne’s pack weighed 60lbs to start. I recommend this book, especially for female hikers. Her story of a month in the backcountry—confronting bears, …

John Muir Trail

World → N America → Sierra Nevada → John Muir One of the best hikes in the world is the John Muir Trail Hikes in this area are called: Mount Whitney Trail Half Dome (Cable Route permit required since 2011) Yosemite to Tuolumne Meadows Tenaya Lake to Yosemite Horseshoe Meadow (Whitney South) … many, many …

John Muir Trail documentary

A preview of a new John Muir Trail documentary from Cirque Productions. This is ideal for anyone considering the adventure, who’s never been there before. Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube. Watch a longer preview on Vimeo. Or watch the entire feature here. ($8) official website – highsierradoc.com

hiking John Muir Trail with Skurka

I’m on Andrew Skurka’s mailing list, getting updated on future adventures he’s leading personally. … uber-hiker Andrew Skurka and Gerry Mortion, President/CEO of EnergyFirst, hiking the 224-mile (360km) John Muir Trail. The two mean were able to cover the entire distance, from Yosemite Valley to the Mt. Whitney, in just seven days, averaging an impressive …