Backpacking Havasupai

Hike Reports

Ultimate Guide for Getting Permits and Trip Planning for Beginners Hike to: Mooney Falls / Beaver Falls / Havasupai Trail:  Havasu Falls Trail Miles:  20 miles out & back (parking lot to Supai: 8 mi | Supai to Mooney Falls: 2mi) Time:  1 overnighter (started 7 am first day, finished 2:30 pm second day). Please note […]

December 16, 2016

Upper Yosemite Falls, Struggles of a Winter Hike

Hike Reports, National Parks

Hike summary: ♦ Trail:  Upper Yosemite Falls Trail ♦ Distance:  7.4 miles ♦ Time:  6 hrs 15 mins (including breaks) ♦ Elevation Gain:  2,926 ft (max: 6,961 ft) ♦ Difficulty Level: strenuous (tallest waterfall in Yosemite National Park) Winter hikes are really a wondrous things… trails are less busy, everything is white, and the experience is completely different than a summer/spring hike. […]

June 16, 2016

Top of the Falls! Chantry Flat Group Date… + Me

Hike Reports

Last Sunday [11.16.14] my roomy invited me to go hiking w/ some friends to Chantry Flat.  It ended up being an couples thing…. & then there was me.  I was 7th wheel.  But I really don’t mind.  It’s nice that people don’t exclude you just cause you fly solo. Anyways, we did the Hermit Falls […]

November 20, 2014