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Longstride: Trail Journals

Hiking and trail journals from the Appalachian Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail, the Continental Divide Trail, and beyond.

  • By John Bafford
  • Based in United States of America
  • Roughly five posts per week
  • First post on

Posts per week

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Posts per week
Week starting Posts
Jan. 1, 2024 6
Jan. 8, 2024 7
Jan. 15, 2024 7
Jan. 22, 2024 7
Jan. 29, 2024 7
Feb. 5, 2024 7
Feb. 12, 2024 2
Feb. 19, 2024 0

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

Day 96: Zero in St Arnaud
After a hard two weeks to start the South Island, I took a break in the small town of St Arnaud. I slept in a bit, then wandered over to the general store to get …
On , by John “Longstride” Bafford, 295 words
Day 95: Richmond Range Day 6: Red Hills to St Arnaud
The last day in the Richmond Range, I followed an easy mountain bike track and roads to the small town of St Arnaud. Leaving Red Hills Hut, I backtracked slightly to get back on the …
On , by John “Longstride” Bafford, 1,037 words
Day 94: Richmond Range Day 5: Hunters to Red Hills
My penultimate day in the Richmonds took me across several large stream valleys on the way to Red Hills Hut. I’d set my alarm for 6:30, but when it went off, I was in no …
On , by John “Longstride” Bafford, 1,077 words