Day 51: Idaho Falls to Butte

Today was our scheduled rest day and we took full advantage. I started with a trip to the local urgent care to have my ankle checked out. Turns out it is not broken. Yay! I’m in a sturdy brace, on steroids, and am using a otc cream that says in big, bolded print: USE ONLT […]

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Day 47

A bit over a month ago we climbed are first mountain of the trip. Right after we started leaving the summit we got a call from the ottline. To sum up the conversation water was coming into our house. Lucky for us they are amazing and took care of it for us. Well that almost […]

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Day 49

Today was not a good day. It started of great with comfy bed and waffles. But soon we realized that we would not be making it to grand Teton national park by ten the time we were supposed to pick up our backpacking permit at. We were also told that of we did not make […]

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Day 49 and 50: Grand Tetons

Author’s Note: This trip was a doozy and we cut it a night short for the reasons at the bottom of the post. I wrote this first part after hiking yesterday. We started this backpacking trip with a tense stop at the visitors center to pick up our permit. The heavy traffic got us into […]

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Cup of Coffee

“What time is . . . alright, goodnight” Jack Elliot Authors Note: This post was written Monday the 19th about today and yesterday. We’re currently backpacking at Great Basin, so it likely won’t be posted for a few days. Yesterday morning we woke up in Green River, UT at what may have been the nicest […]

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Day 48

This morning I wanted to wake up super early so that we could finish hiking the three day backpacking trip unfortunately the 5 am alarm I suggested was swapped with a 6:30 alarm. Once we were up we pack up camp and hit the trail I lead today and was not messing around I was […]

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Day 46

I am mad, I am frustrated, I am disappointed, I feel scammed and it is all because of a breakfast burrito. Please note my blog will only be on the burrito so to read about the rest of the day read someone else’s post. I was starving when we walked across the street to sugar, […]

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