Following a pleasant night’s stay at the roadside campground in Tombstone, we had an early start for our backpack into the Grizzly Lake campsite. Despite the park ranger telling us that ‘most people take 8-10 hours to hike in to Grizzly Lake’ we arrived around 3pm, just in time to pitch the tent before the […]Read more "Grizzly Lake and Twin Lake Viewpoint – Tombstone"
After two weeks on the Chilkoot Trail, we picked up a rental car in Whitehorse and did some hiking and backpacking in Tombstone Territorial Park. Tombstone is becoming quite popular, and backcountry reservations are easier than ever to obtain as you can book online. While the online reservation system is great, a lot of people […]Read more "Goldensides – Tombstone Territorial Park"
It takes the average hiker between three and five days to hike the Chilkoot Trail. When I hiked it back in 2011, I spent three nights on the trail and it was a comfortable itinerary. So why would anyone be spending two weeks on the Chilkoot? My partner Jessica Auer and I were awarded the […]Read more "Two Weeks on the Chilkoot Trail"