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Videos for a Better Weekend

I didn’t want the last thing on the front page for the weekend to be something about corpses, so instead here are two gorgeous time-lapses from Death Valley and Yosemite National Parks and a behind-the-scenes video from the soon-to-be-released John Muir Trail documentary Mile … Mile and a Half featuring my good friend Kolby Kirk. Hope you enjoy – and…

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Help a Fellow Hiker get to New Zealand

Back in September, I told you about a contest Air New Zealand was running to select a few Great Walkers to spend nine weeks tackling all of the island nation’s Great Walks. Late last week I found out that former SoCal hiker, trail documentarian, and all-around amazing guy Kolby Kirk was selected as a finalist! For those that don’t know…

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Help Keep Condor In Flight

For those of you who don’t know, my friend and fellow (formerly) L.A. based hiker Kolby Kirk (pictured in trail mode at left) has been hiking the Pacific Crest Trail for a few months and has recently hit a snag. Earlier this year, Kolby was laid off from work and decided that was a good cue to hike the trail…

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The Hike Guy is Heading North, Slowly

The Hike Guy Kolby Kirk (formerly the 100 Hikes Guy Kolby Kirk) is moving north – and taking the extra scenic route. After being laid off from his job, Kolby did what I’m sure many of us would have done in a similar situation – he decided to hike the Pacific Crest Trail. Thankfully, Kolby will be keeping us updated…

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The Hike Guy

After achieving his goal of hiking 100 times in 2009 and being called a Community Hero by the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Kolby Kirk of 100hikes.com moved onto his next two part project on his new site, The Hike Guy. The new site’s goals are threefold – first, to hike 500 miles in 2010, second, to join a search and…

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