This spring, my writing partner for all things outdoors, and I had the idea to try and hike New Hampshire’s 48 mountains over 4,000-feet tall in just 48 days. While an injury derailed our quest before ticking all 48 summits in the allotted period, the massive amount of trail time—and driving time—led to a few articles for Eastern Mountain Sports’ goEast blog. One of which was our article Top to Bottom: Gear to Hike the NH 48 in which we detailed everything from how to layer to what shoes to choose to what type of pack to carry when hiking a New Hampshire 4,000 footer.Read More
One of the most exciting projects that I have been a part of this year is the creation of the Alpha Guides series of posts for Eastern Mountain Sports goEast blog. Designed to not only highlight the region’s ultra-classic, must-do trips, Alpha Guides are written with the intention of giving the reader all of the information they need to ensure these five-star trips live up to their reputation.