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Caminito Del Rey : No Longer The World’s Most Dangerous Hike?
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Caminito Del Rey : No Longer The World’s Most Dangerous Hike?

June 22, 2018. Another day in beautiful southern Spain, and today we splurged. Today we have independence. It's our 4th of July.  Fireworks, red white & blue astropops, fucking Yankee Doodle Dandy! Why? Because we got our very own rental car.  All those people that preach, "I love not having a car! I'm not tied down! I don't waste my money on gas! I can afford two packs of Newports per day because I ...
A Weekend in Death Valley and Tall Tales of the Infamous Black Card
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A Weekend in Death Valley and Tall Tales of the Infamous Black Card

If I can find a super cheap flight deal, I'll go pretty much anywhere, and that's exactly what happened in this instance. I took advantage of a 90% Spirit Airlines flash sale, and the total cost of my roundtrip ticket from Washington DC (IAD) to Las Vegas, NV was $67. This is about the cost of dinner for two at a mediocre chain restaurant so I might as well go to Death Valley, right? As always with ...
Best Day Hike On The East Coast: Franconia Ridge Traverse
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Best Day Hike On The East Coast: Franconia Ridge Traverse

Yeah, I said it. And I'll say it again. Franconia Ridge Traverse is the best day hike on the East Coast. This trail is the magical fairytale shit that dreams are made of. You want enchanted forest? You want whimsical waterfalls? You want to climb up a mountain's spine and feel like you've conquered wild Scotland?  Great, because you can have all that in one day hike. It's goddamn magical. There may as ...
The Appalachian Trail’s Pride Rock: Hiking McAfee Knob
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The Appalachian Trail’s Pride Rock: Hiking McAfee Knob

McAfee Knob is the most photographed spot along the entire Appalachian Trail. I don't know how you can prove that exactly, but the internet says so. And I saw lots of cameras out. The hike is easy; not technical at all. It's a bit rocky on the AT portion, but not steep and nothing crazy. The trek up doesn't have much to look at. It's bland. Like a chicken breast with no seasoning. Yet, it's all worth ...
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