Chris Guynn

Chris G.(Two Speed) is a native of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia. He hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2017 while hammocking and is currently planning a 2018 PCT thru hike. He is an engineer, thru hiker, hammock enthusiast, and avid gear DIYer.

Posts

Why My Alcohol Stove Didn’t Work on the PCT

Why My Alcohol Stove Didn’t Work on the PCT

When I started planning for my PCT hike in 2018 I really wanted to use a lot of the same gear I used for my AT thru-hike in 2017.  For me this

Apr 20, 2018 : Chris Guynn
PCT Video Update Section C Recap

PCT Video Update Section C Recap

Hey guys.  I made a video below of a recap of PCT section C.  Have been enjoying doing the video posts instead of having to type them all out on my

Apr 19, 2018 : Chris Guynn
PCT Video Update for Section B

PCT Video Update for Section B

Click below to watch my video recap of section B. So far the trail is going great and I can't wait to get back out there. Thanks for following

Apr 9, 2018 : Chris Guynn
Mount San Jacinto Summit and Options

Mount San Jacinto Summit and Options

Made it up the first 10ker you get the opportunity to summit on the PCT and the views were amazing. Not sure the video does it justice but they

Apr 9, 2018 : Chris Guynn
PCT Update 1: Mexican Border to Warner Springs

PCT Update 1: Mexican Border to Warner Springs

First upload. Let me know if there is anything particular you wanna hear about

Mar 31, 2018 : Chris Guynn
PCT Pack Load and Gear Video

PCT Pack Load and Gear Video

The video below answers the burning questions of not only what I will be starting my PCT thru-hike with but also how I intend to stuff it all in a

Mar 3, 2018 : Chris Guynn
5 Tips to Prepare your ENO DoubleNest Hammock for a Thru-Hike

5 Tips to Prepare your ENO DoubleNest Hammock for a Thru-Hike

When I first was introduced to the world of hammocks, there seemed to only be one choice: the ENO's DoubleNest (as configured with steel

Feb 22, 2018 : Chris Guynn
Two Speed’s 2018 PCT NOBO Gear List: Hammock Edition

Two Speed’s 2018 PCT NOBO Gear List: Hammock Edition

I am set to head off into the sunset on March 25 at the Mexican border so in an effort to get my own act together  I put together my gear list

Feb 10, 2018 : Chris Guynn
Gear Review: Warbonnet Superfly Hammock Winter Tarp

Gear Review: Warbonnet Superfly Hammock Winter Tarp

Basic Specs Warbonnet Outdoors Weight: 18 oz (tarp only) Dimensions: 11' (ridgeline) x 10' width Packed Size: In stuff sack: ~ 13

Jan 17, 2018 : Chris Guynn
Review: Hammock Gear Standard Dyneema Fiber Tarp With Doors

Review: Hammock Gear Standard Dyneema Fiber Tarp With Doors

Basic Specs: article. 2. Material Water Retention Unlike other tarp materials (silnylon), cuben fiber doesn't retain water and dries out

Nov 20, 2017 : Chris Guynn