The Semi Presidential Traverse

My friends and I recently attempted to end the fall hiking season in epic fashion with a semi-presidential traverse. The Whites dished out plenty of epic in the form of unpredictable weather which kept us from our goal but still created an unforgettable alpine experience.         The presidential traverse is one of the most legendary…

My 5 Biggest Hiking Mistakes and How You Can Avoid Them!

I have made my share of potentially dangerous mistakes throughout my 15 years of hiking. Mountains are typically unforgiving so I feel lucky that none of my poor decisions have been costly. Each of these experiences has taught me a lesson that I will never forget.  Below are my top five hiking mistakes and how…