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The Glittered Road to Albert Mountain

No one told me the path to Albert Mountain was so shiny! They didn't mention the climb was so rocky, either. Will the view at the top be clouds and rain or the beautiful panorama I want so badly? Today is the day I hit the 100 mile mark and find out.

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False Alarm: When My Emergency Electronics Fail

This article originally appeared on The Trek, which you can read here.  When I tell people I hike long distance, I am often asked safety-related questions, like “Do you carry a gun?” or “Do you have a satellite device for emergencies?” There are many opinions on whether they are worth the weight or expense, but … Continue reading False Alarm: When My Emergency Electronics Fail