Across the Beartooths: Last Day of Expedition & Ultralight Gear for Faspacking

  After a blissful- and equally painful- two days tearing across the massive Beartooth mountains in Montana, I found myself just shy of Fossil Lake, and out of time. There was nothing left but to turn around, and return the 27 miles I had come from. This time, in one day. I had long since... Continue Reading →

Wild Bounty: Foraging in the African Bush

Sometimes, during magazine projects, I find myself brainstorming for subjects to write about. I'm always trying to find something significant to say, about a fantastic experience or place. After a while, when my brain slows down and I stop trying so hard, it occurs to me - the subject material is already there, overflowing in... Continue Reading →

The Beartooth Traverse Update #1

My long awaited adventure to traverse the Beartooth Range and tag Granite Peak in Montana in one attempt, is quickly approaching. Since childhood I have been obsessed with the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, with its remoteness and pristine ecological state. Crossing the entire Beartooth Range will hopefully pacify a deeply rooted wanderlust... Continue Reading →

Snake Encounters in the African Bush (part 1)

As I write the title of this short narrative, I can confidently label it as "part 1" without ever having considered a prequel. Simply put, I encountered that many snakes┬áduring my 5 years in Africa. ...Black and green mambas, Mozambique spitting cobras, Egyptian and forest cobras, a banded water cobra, puff adders, night adders, boomslang,... Continue Reading →

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