March 19, 2019
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Art “Karts” Huseonica recently set a new Arizona Trail record by yo-yoing the Trail in one calendar year.

On December 12, 2018 at 12:00PM Karts and a small group of friends and officials from the Arizona Trail Association reached the trail’s southern terminus on the Mexican border. This completed Kart’s 1,600 mile round-trip of the grueling Arizona Trail, one of the United States’ long-distance national scenic trials. He referred to it as his

February 12, 2019
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Yukon 2020 Expedition

One of ArmaSkin's most adventurous Ambassadors is Art “Karts” Huseonica, from Arizona. Starting mid June 2020, Art will embark on an expedition to canoe the length of the Yukon River. The Yukon River is one of the greatest rivers in the world, stretching 1,980 miles from deep in the Yukon Territory of Canada, through the state of Alaska, emptying

December 15, 2018
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Art completes YOYO of Arizona Trail

Today, December 12th at 12:00PM, Art Huseonica (trail name Karts) , at age 67, set a record for being the oldest person to yo-yo the 800-mile/1,300-km Arizona Trail. Along the journey Art paid tribute to the various Trail Angels who had maintained water stores along a very dry trail. Despite the overall dryness Art did

December 7, 2018
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Arizona Trail YOYO to get another owner

On December 12 2018 Art Huseonica is planning to reach the Mexican border after completing thru hikes of the Arizona Trail in both directions in the same calendar year. Currently Art has only 100 miles of the 800 mile trail remaining.   He will become the oldest person of only a handful, to complete the YOYO

June 5, 2018
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Art completes Arizona Trail

After nearly two months of hiking Art Huseonica completed the 800 mile Arizona Trail through hike (from Mexico to Utah). ArmaSkin provided blister prevention for Art and were delighted to hear from Art, "Not even a hot spot! I hiked an average of 13 miles/21km per day with a 37 lb backpack (inclusive of 13lb

May 18, 2018
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Art close on 750 miles of AZT.

One Ponderosa Pine stands defiant against blistering wild fires on the Arizona Trail. This picture was taken by Art Huseonica who is within days of completing the 800 mile thru-hike.  At last check Art was north of Jacob Lake which would put him about 750miles along the Trail which ends at the Utah border. It

May 4, 2018
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Art’s Arizona Trail Hike passes 600 miles.

Having left the Mexican border late February, Art Huseonica has now covered 600 miles of the Arizona Trail. By all reports he is in good shape having recently restocked at Flagstaff. The weather remains a constantly changing companion for Art who noted that within an afternoon he went from hot and dry to snow covered.

April 14, 2018
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Art Reaches LF Ranch

A little over half way through his 800 mile Arizona Trail thru hike it looks like Art may be having a well earned snooze and shower at the LF Ranch. The LF Ranch is a working cattle ranch located west of Payson, Arizona. The ranch is completely enclosed by the boundaries of the Mazatzal Wilderness, and

March 31, 2018
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Karts gets to 300 miles on Arizona Trail

Wearing ArmaSkin for blister prevention, Art Huseonica has covered 300 miles of his attempt to thru hike the 800 mile Arizona Trail.   The conditions are very dry and water supplies must be managed carefully.  The lack of shade in these conditions makes daytime hiking challenging with moving in the early or late hours of the

March 16, 2018
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Art reaches Molino Basin

Art has recently reached the Molino Basin on his Arizona Trail thru hike.  That means he has covered around 160 miles of the 800 mile journey.   Conditions seem to ranging between 40-70 degrees F with very low humidity and UV.  Always on the lookout for free water Art has been able to maintain good supplies

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