Hiking in Switzerland

I can’t think of many places in the world that are more perfect for a hike. Switzerland is an outdoor lovers paradise and the hiking opportunities could fill an entire book. I wanted to highlight just a couple of hikes in Switzerland that I have been fortunate enough to experience myself. Hopefully to inspire your … More Hiking in Switzerland

How To Get Time Off For Long Distance Hikes And Travel

So you want to hike the Camino de Santiago, Pacific Crest Trail, Appalachian Trail or any of the other amazing long distance treks in the world? Well I am certainly with you. This wonderful cartoon from Boots McFarland sums up my weekly state of mind perfectly: So how do you find the time? I have … More How To Get Time Off For Long Distance Hikes And Travel

New 2015 Statistics Camino de Santiago

The Pilgrim’s Welcome Office in Santiago de Compostela keeps detailed statistics about the Camino de Santiago (500 mile trek through Spain) which I find fascinating. Outdoor adventure travel, specifically long distance treks, are continuing to grow. They have released the most recent annual statistics for 2015 and it looks like the Camino de Santiago is … More New 2015 Statistics Camino de Santiago