Wow. What a Trek. Without a doubt the Linville Gorge ITAYG (Is That All Ya Got) was the most difficult and rewarding trek for me. I am the Troop’s Venture Patrol Assistant Scoutmaster, and my primary job is to help facilitate trips that are more challenging than a regular Boy Scout trip. I found this trek […]
Check out our latest backpacking trip with troop 26 here.
I’m really liking this new tradition; backpacking with Tony and Jake. Tony makes it easy, as he plans the trip and all we have to do is show up ready. 🙂 This year we went just north of Roanoke, VA to McAfee Knob. The trek was 20 miles and was the longest backpacking trip I’ve […]
This year we successfully hiked the plan Tony drafted over a year ago. We failed last year due to snow; we were not prepared for a blizard and 6-8 inches accumulation. We hiked for 3 days, spending 2 nights on the trail. The weather was good and bad. Thursday we thought the rain was coming, […]