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The Spectacular Chitna Pass Traverse

The map of the area is wrong. The trail on the map continues due west from the pass, then descends a steep embankment down to Boulder Creek. In reality, the trail turns south and follows a sharp ridgeline gradually to the water. This way…

Seminole Canyon A Gem In The Rough

Seminole Canyon is a Texas State Park in the west with a main attraction being the preserved Native American pictographs. Along with this the park boast beautiful trails that either follow the canyon rim out towards the Rio Grande River or…

Long Distance Hiking in the Wilderness

As river crossings go it was fairly safe, but the cold made it rough. Just to our south, we could see the glacier that fed the lake at the head of the river. This water had been ice not too long before. That crossing was at mile twelve of…