Presentation: Backpacking the John Muir Trail

Another last-minute plug here. I went to a great presentation at True Heights Equipment Outfitters in Dayton, OH the other night and I’ll be going again tonight to watch a presentation from Lucy about her trip on the John Muir Trail. For more information check out the event listing at True Heights Equipment Outfitters. If…

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Presentation: Kayaking the Little Miami Scenic River

If you’re in the Dayton area, or are close enough to consider driving to Dayton, there’s a presentation by the Miami Valley Gear Guys at True Heights Equipment Outfitters tonight about kayaking the Little Miami Scenic River. (note: 10% off purchases tonight as well as craft beer during the event). The LMSR flows a little…

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What brings you to Ohio?

I’ve mentioned recently that I had some changes in my job and personal life that allows me to get on the trail more as well as write here more. One of those questions you get asked in job interviews is where you think you’ll be in 5 years. I hate that question. I hate it…

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A Can of Soup

It started with a can of soup. I was 4 years old.  My sister and brothers were at the cool place they got to go every day while I stayed home with Mom. It was called “school,” but to me it was the greatest place on the planet because it was somewhere I couldn’t go….

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