Trip Report

Hammock Camping in Goblin Valley

Captivating hoodoos were everywhere.

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 course, included sleeping in hammocks. Goblin…

Call for Entries: Hammock Adventures and Trip Reports


Inspire Others With Your Trip Reports One of my overall goals with my blog and book have been to highlight and encourage hammock camping. I often receive emails from subscribers who recount their adventures with hammock camping and I find it…

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 in pain. My neck and shoulders…