Twig Adventures

2023: Introducing the Hayduke T̶r̶a̶i̶l̶ Route

See here for my gear list. It seems like I’ve been stuck in the past for bit on this blog but it’s finally onto 2023! I did have a lot of catching up to do after last year. But really, I’ve also been preparing for another busy season of hiking. The Hayduke Route is the mother-of-all for eating up planning time and resources. Stellar, once again my hiking buddy for this rugged desert SW route, and I have actually been eying it since 2020. It was a no-go that year, for obvious reasons, but so too because I was still recovering from a blood clot in my brain, suffered after a long and tough 2019 hiking season. For one reason[…]

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