June 5, 2018
Ian
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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 7, 2018
Ian
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Lucy reaches Pichilemu

After taking a break south of Concepcion, Lucy has been pretty active the last couple of weeks. "I’ve walked for two weeks and I’m nailing it (I should know by now not to jinx myself but hey, what’s life without the occasional hiccup). I’ve covered nearly 400kms and today I crossed my second regional border

April 7, 2018
Ian
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Camino Walkers: Reach Spanish Border

Shannon and Chris have reached the Spanish border with Portugal on their Camino adventure.

April 6, 2018
Ian
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Camino Walk Underway

Shannon and Chris from the USA have started their 2018 Camino de Santiago trek from Portugal.  In the first couple of weeks they faced very rainy conditions with the paths muddy and at times completely flooded.

March 31, 2018
Ian
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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 7, 2018
Ian
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Arizona Thru Hiker Art: Day 7

After 6 days on the 800 mile Arizona Trail Karts Huseonica has a handy 65 miles under his belt. Having recently been in snow covered mountains, Art is now in much drier areas, recently passing through Jones Canyon. Resourceful Art reports "I get my water anywhere I can on the Arizona Trail.... Filter out the

March 3, 2018
Ian
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Art’s Arizona Trail provides unexpected snow.

Art left the Mexico/USA border 4 days ago on his attempt to thru-hike the Arizona Trail.  While expecting cold and dry conditions Art was greeted with snow falls as he negotiated the first stage via Miller Peak.  He is currently a few miles south of Canelo, about to head west.

February 9, 2018
Ian
2

Art Huseonica to attempt Arizona Trail Thru Hike

Art Huseonica will commence his attempt to thru-hike the 800-mile/1,300km Arizona Trail starting February 27, 2018 at the Mexican border.  It will be a "supported" hike.  Art, a well known Arizonian Explorer will use a trilogy of proof including a public GPS track, location selfies, and witnesses to confirm his progress. To follow Art on

January 15, 2018
Ian
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Lucy in sight of South Pacific Ocean

Lucy Barnard, attempting to walk the length of the Americas has recently crossed the Andes and is now at Teodora Schmidt, a Chilean town about 15km from the Chilean coastline. It appears Lucy may be continuing westward so her pictures may soon include ocean views. She is still to collect her resupply from Osorno as

December 8, 2017
Ian
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Lucy reaches San Martin de Los Andes

Lucy Barnard, the Australian adventuress attempting to walk the length of the Americas, is now about halfway through her walk of the length of Argentina. While as the crow flies that is about 2300km, Lucy is more likely to be approaching 3000km of travel given that she regularly diverts to picturesque aspects of the Andes

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