Podcasts

Backpacker Radio #95 | Andy Downs of the ATC on the Mountain Valley Pipeline & Postponing Thru-Hikes During a Pandemic

Backpacker Radio #95 | Andy Downs of the ATC on the Mountain Valley Pipeline & Postponing Thru-Hikes During a Pandemic

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are once again joined by Andy Downs of the ATC.  For those who might be unfamiliar, the ATC has...

Feb 24, 2021 : Elise Ott
Backpacker Radio 94 | Philip Carcia, New Hampshire’s Peakbagging Phenom

Backpacker Radio 94 | Philip Carcia, New Hampshire’s Peakbagging Phenom

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Philip Carcia.  Have you heard of New Hampshire?  Because Philip has hiked it.  All of it. ...

Feb 8, 2021 : Elise Ott
Backpacker Radio 93 | The Quirins on Thru-Hiking the AT with a Baby

Backpacker Radio 93 | The Quirins on Thru-Hiking the AT with a Baby

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Bekah and Derrick Quirin.  In 2017, the Quirins thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail with their adorable baby,...

Jan 26, 2021 : Elise Ott
Backpacker Radio 92 | Andrew Skurka Returns

Backpacker Radio 92 | Andrew Skurka Returns

In today’s episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are once again joined by Andrew Skurka- and as you might’ve already guessed, it does not disappoint.  We touch...

Jan 7, 2021 : Elise Ott
Backpacker Radio 91 | New Year’s Eve Sh*t Show Spectacular

Backpacker Radio 91 | New Year’s Eve Sh*t Show Spectacular

Today's episode of Backpacker Radio, presented by The Trek, is 2020 personified. And by that, I mean it's a genuine shit show. Today's show runs the gamut, we drunk dial...

Dec 30, 2020 : Elise Ott
Trail Correspondents 2021: Apply to Join the Team!

Trail Correspondents 2021: Apply to Join the Team!

We’re thrilled to announce that we will be bringing back a third season of Trail Correspondents, a podcast dedicated to sharing the highs, lows, and everything in between that comes...

Dec 29, 2020 : The Editors
Backpacker Radio 90 | Cindy Ross

Backpacker Radio 90 | Cindy Ross

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio, presented by The Trek, we are joined by Cindy Ross.  Cindy is a bonafide renaissance woman.  She's published nine books, with two more on the...

Dec 22, 2020 : Elise Ott
Backpacker Radio 89 | Dr. Kristina Kiefer on Backpacking with a Dog

Backpacker Radio 89 | Dr. Kristina Kiefer on Backpacking with a Dog

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek we are joined by Dr. Kristina Kiefer.  Dr. Kiefer is a veterinarian with a PhD in Veterinary Regenerative Medicine from...

Dec 11, 2020 : Elise Ott
Backpacker Radio 88 | Dr. Alan Carpenter

Backpacker Radio 88 | Dr. Alan Carpenter

Today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, features Dr. Alan Carpenter.  Dr. Carpenter is the ultimate testament that age is just a number, as his entry into the...

Dec 2, 2020 : Elise Ott
Backpacker Radio 87 | Paul Barach on Japan’s Shikoku Pilgrimage + Murphy’s Law

Backpacker Radio 87 | Paul Barach on Japan’s Shikoku Pilgrimage + Murphy’s Law

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Paul Barach.  Paul is an avid adventurer, but today, we focus in on his trek along...

Nov 18, 2020 : Elise Ott