Backpacker Radio

Backpacker Radio #133 | Derick Lugo

Backpacker Radio #133 | Derick Lugo

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Derick Lugo known on trail as Mr. Fabulous.  Although it's not all that unheard of for someone...

Jan 17, 2022 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio #132 | Jack “Quadzilla” Jones

Backpacker Radio #132 | Jack “Quadzilla” Jones

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio, we are joined by Jack Jones better known on trail as Quadzilla.  Quadzilla has packed a lot of life into his time on this...

Dec 30, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio #131 | Pony Returns!

Backpacker Radio #131 | Pony Returns!

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are once again joined by Trek Writer, author, journalist, thru-hiker, and fan favorite, Clay Bonnyman Evans aka "Pony". Pony...

Dec 23, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio #130 | Melissa “Click” Goodwin

Backpacker Radio #130 | Melissa “Click” Goodwin

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, the nepotism continues as I'm joined by my 2011 AT pal (drink), Melissa "Click" Goodwin.  In addition to an extensive...

Dec 16, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio #129 | Renee & Tim, TikTok’s First Hiking Celebrities

Backpacker Radio #129 | Renee & Tim, TikTok’s First Hiking Celebrities

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by CDT thru-hikers and TikTok celebrities, Renee and Tim.  The duo gives us a rundown on their...

Dec 6, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio #128 | Nimblewill Nomad

Backpacker Radio #128 | Nimblewill Nomad

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek we are joined by backpacking legend Nimble Nomad. The name is likely familiar as Nimblewill Nomad recently made news for...

Nov 29, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio #127 | Billy Widmer

Backpacker Radio #127 | Billy Widmer

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, brought to you by Minus33, we are joined by Badger’s pal, Billy Widmer.  In addition to being The Trek's go-to...

Nov 22, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio #126 | Andrew Hughes

Backpacker Radio #126 | Andrew Hughes

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio, presented by The Trek, we are joined by Andrew Hughes.  Andrew is quite possibly the most accomplished mountaineer that you have never heard of. ...

Nov 15, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio 125 | Live in Wisconsin!

Backpacker Radio 125 | Live in Wisconsin!

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we bring you our first ever LIVE podcast.  And by that, we mean it was live to the fine folks...

Nov 8, 2021 : Mara Simonson
Backpacker Radio 124 | Ice Age Trail + Wisconsin Recap

Backpacker Radio 124 | Ice Age Trail + Wisconsin Recap

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, Badger, Chaunce, and Sauce give you the full recap of our recent Wisconsin Ice Age Trail Road Trip Extravaganza.  We...

Oct 31, 2021 : Mara Simonson