Remember the Clint Eastwood movie, The Eiger Sanction? During the climbers meeting, Clint suggests that their planned route leaves no room for retreat and the head honcho snidely chides him for planning for defeat. Most of us want to think that our planned trips will go, well, as planned, but circumstances arise that can throw […]
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Join Trail Ambassador Whitney LaRuffa for a talk about shorther thru-hikes that can be completed by people with careers and families. I will be covering 3 shorter trails that one can do in the standard 2 weeks of vaction time a year: the John Muir Trail, The Wonderland Trail and the Tahoe Rim Trail. We’ll talk timing, permits and how to get them, resupply options and enjoy some tales form the trails and amazing pictures.