The Running Bum

Running Wild With Words

This story is originally published by The Gear Junkie. Run away from the beach to experience the real islands of Tahiti. Off the beach, here are three adventures in Tahiti. I claw my way through thickening jungle, following my guide who leads by hacking away with a machete.Vines, trees, and bursts of tropical flora larger …

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The new Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument plans came out today and I only have one thing to say: No, I’m not surprised, my emotions are simply solidified. Disappointment in the face of love hurts the most. In the heat of passion, I decided to write another guidebook, this time to this endangered place, Grand Staircase–Escalante …

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In these strange and scary times it’s more important than ever to read between the lines, understand our rights, and stand up to help protect threatened places and people. When I started writing The Best Bears Ears National Monument Hikes I simply wanted to provide an informative and educational hiking guide so that visitors to Bears …

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