Bill “One Gallon” Nedderman is the the first person ever to complete North America’s big three hiking trails (the PCT, Appalachian Trail, and Continental Divide Trail) four times each.
He’s hiked 50,000 miles. Paddled 44,000 miles. Cycled 64,000 miles.
Camped more than 6,000 nights.
He doesn’t post anything online nor does he keep a hard copy journal.
Read an interview on Adventure Journal.
Michael Atkinson places himself in the historic predicament of two stranded German aviators in 1932 to see if the his skills as a survival instructor, pilot and adventurer will allow him to escape to the nearest civilization.
It is a gripping film.
I learned a lot about surviving in the harsh Australian coastal wilderness.
The most remarkable feature of this documentary is its mode of filming. It is not performed by any film crew that follows his journey. It is single-handedly managed by Mike through drones and cameras so it preserves the natural element. The breathtaking pictures of the ocean, varied shades of the waters, flora and fauna of marine sea and the natural cliffs along the coast paint an excellent landscape for the viewers. It manages to take one to an unexplored world …
Watch the hour long documentary FREE on TubiTV.
Before my hike I never went outside without makeup. I feel much less stress now about my hair, career, or car.
Family and friendships are my new priorities. …
(via 5 Thru-Hikers on What the Trail Taught Them)
In 2019 David Brophy and Mathilde Godbout spent 5 months trekking the Great Himalaya Trail.
David plans to post videos on YouTube, 125 episodes – one for each day, one day at a time. Subscribe to his channel if you’d like to see how it went.
Click PLAY or watch the trailer on YouTube.
Since then David has been adventuring in Antarctica.
Emma and Trevor — from New Zealand & Australia — conceived ProjectBase8000.
The objective is to be the first non-mountaineering trekkers to hike to all the base camps of the world’s 14 highest mountains by 2020.
They are all over 8,000m, located in the Himalayan and Karakoram ranges – Nepal, Pakistan and Tibet, China.
They want to help raise funds & awareness for the Australian Himalayan Foundation.
The world’s most travelled hiker, Cam Honan, has 3 coffee table books in the series.
Ideal inspiration for future hikes, click through to check them out:
Click PLAY or watch a TV feature featuring Cam on YouTube.