Category: Trip Report

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Hammock Camping in Goblin Valley

My family planned a trip into Goblin Valley during spring break. It was part of our plan to get out and see more of the natural wonders in the American Southwest. Our plans, of...

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Trip Report – Texas Group Hang 2014

If you’ve never been to a group hang, you’re missing out. A “group hang” is hammock jargon for a festival-style camping event where the common denominator is hammocks (along with food, prizes, and fun)....

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Backpacking the Sunset Trail on Mount Elden

My son and I have been daydreaming about hiking the Sunset Trail on Mount Elden for years, yet each spring, summer, and fall has passed by with not much more than wishful thinking. Well,...

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Backpacking Heavy is a Pain in the Neck

It’s been two days and my legs are still sore. The bruise on my right big toe is still tender. After returning from a weekend backpacking trip with my Boy Scout troop, I was...

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