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As much as I can, I'm out backpacking or hiking. This is a collection of some of my hikes, climbs, and backpacking trips.

Torres del Paine, Chile  November 2017. Image source:  Kate Miller, 2017.


Cirque Peak Canada
Forsyth Peak California
Mauna Kea Hawaii
Mauna Loa Hawaii
Mt. Gould Montana
Mt. Marcy New York
Mt. Oberlin Montana
Mt. Rainier Washington
Mt. Shasta California
Mt. Siyeh Montana
Mt. Washington New Hampshire
Mt. Whitney California
Old Rag Virginia


Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina.  November 2017.  

Happy Trails


John Muir Trail CA 233 miles
Walker's Haute Route SWZ 113 miles
Quehanna Trail PA 75 miles
Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mt. NP TN 70 miles
North Circle, Glacier NP MT 56 miles
Transverse Zion, Zion NP UT 56 miles
O Circuit, Torres del Paine NP CHILE 55 miles
Appalachian Trail, US19E to Nolichucky River TN/NC 50 miles
Black Forest Trail PA 42 miles
"Modified" Pemi Loop NH 40ish miles
Lizard Head Loop, Wind River Range WY 40 miles
Mt Robson/Snowbird Pass, Mt. Robson CAN 40 miles
Highline Trail, Glacier NP MT 40 miles
Triple Crown Loop, AT VA 40 miles
Four Pass Loop, Maroon Bells CO 33 miles
Enchantments WA 30 miles
Skyline Trail, Jasper NP CAN 30 miles
AT through Presidential Range NH 25 miles
Devil's Path, Catskills Park NY 24 miles
Half Dome, Yosemite NP CA 17 miles
The Narrows, Zion NP UT 16 miles


Alpine Circuit CAN
Cold Mt/Mt Pleasant VA
Sliding Sands/Halemauu Trails HI
Old Logger's Path PA
Big Schloss/Half Moon Loop VA
Hidden Passage/Canyon Rim WV
Iceline Trail CAN
White Oak Canyon/Cedar Run VA
West Rim Trail PA
Bright Angel Trail AZ
Appalachian Trail (multiple sections) PA
Kalalau Trail HI
Grinnell Glacier MT
Exit Glacier/Harding Icefield AK
Trout Run Valley Circumnavigation VA, WV
Wittenberg-Cornell-Slide-Giant Ledge Loop, Catskills NY 

Pemi Wilderness, NH

Pemigewasset Wilderness, NH

Pemigewasset (Pemi) Loop, May 2018.

Pemi Loop


Monorailed snow on trail. Pemigewasset (Pemi) Loop, May 2018.


Torres del Paine O Circuit. Chile.

Image source:  Kate Miller, 2017.