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Upcoming Trips & Events

2017

  •  Lead NVHC Dayhike to Old Rag, SNP, VA, February 5
  •  Lead NVHC Dayhike to Big Schloss, GWNF, VA-WV, April 9
  •  Lead NVHC Dayhike to Little Devils Stairs & AT, SNP, VA, May 7
  •  Pedal to Preserve Bike Ride, Lancaster County, PA, June 3 
  •  Lancaster Covered Bridge Metric Century Bike Ride, Lancaster, PA, August 20

Wilderness First Aid Certified 6 Times
Taught a Backpacking Course at REI for 5 Years

Backpacking & Backcountry Skiing Trip Preparation

These week long trips are physically difficult and require quite a bit of physical conditioning to get ready for them. This is what I do in a typical year:
Ride 1500 -2000 miles on my road bike
Hike 300 miles
Backpack 75-100 miles
Backcountry ski 50-75 miles
Swim 75 miles
Gym weight machines 150 times

Participants do not have to do this much, but you will have to work out a minimum of 4x per week for 3-4 months to get ready for these week long multi-day wilderness trips.

Annual Bike Rides

See www.LancasterFarmlandTrust.org for Pedal to Preserve bike ride details
See www.LancasterBikeClub.org for Covered Bridge Metric Century bike ride details
See Annapolis Bicycle Racing Team | 2007 Bay Country Century for Bay Country Century bike ride details
See Baltimore Bicycling Club for Civil War Century bike ride details

See Sea Gull Century for Sea Gull Century bike ride details

Previous Trips

See Previous Trips descriptions for my multiday wilderness trips.

For dayhikes wear hiking boots or hiking shoes and bring lunch, energy snacks, two quarts of water, raingear, extra clothes, sun block, sunglasses, insect repellent, map, compass, pocket knife, a small flashlight, and most importantly a positive attitude and a sense of humor - they will still work after everything else has failed.

 


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