Planning a long distance backpacking adventure? Start with these 8 simple steps from my John Muir Trail Planning Guide to help you get organized.// SUCH a good guide to help wrap your head around planning your hike
10 Best Campsites on the John Muir Trail Most people take about three weeks to hike the 220 John Muir Trail. That means nights of epic camping. In my 8 step guide to planning your JMT hike, I explain that while you can’t really map
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Within Yosemite there is a cavernous granite dome called Half Dome, and generally it is extremely difficult to get a permit to hike to the top of this dome. If you are on a long-distance hike, however, obtaining permits can be a little easier, which is why a side trip to the Half Dome is highly recommended if you happen to be trekking the John Muir Trail. Photo by Travis Burke
After hiking the John Muir Trail over a dozen times, Colby Brokvist from Adventure Journal knows a thing or two about the important gear to bring with you. See his coveted list here. The only thing we would add: the HOBOROLL of course!