A Decade of Section Hiking Long Trails:
A Decade of Lessons Learned:
- Backpacking Gear List
- Bug Management
- Campsite Selection
- Eats, Drinks and More
- Electronics and Technology
- Navigation and Planning
- Preparing for the Unexpected
- Solo, Partner or Group
- Water, Water, Water
Hiking Skills and Safety:
- Dear Friends & Family, If I become a Missing Person . . .
- Finding the Courage to Solo Backpack (article for Gossamer Gear)
- Hiking with Geospatial PDF Maps (Avenza)
- Is this Trail or Trip for Me?
- Learning to be a Long-Distance Hiker
- Life Interrupted . . . Forever Grateful for the SOS Button
- Safety First . . . says the Old Lady with a Tiny Pack (and a dog bite)
- Social Media and Personal Safety
- Snow Travel Skills
- ALDHA-West Gathering 2017
- My Field of Dreams (finding my tribe) (article for Gossamer Gear)
- Getting my Trail Angel Wings (article for Gossamer Gear)
- The Liebster Award
- Thanksgiving . . . a day for giving thanks
- What are YOU waiting for? (are you a stewer or doer?)
- What’s stopping YOU from living YOUR BEST Life? (are you a worrywort?)
- The Abundant R’s of Winter
- The Season of Temptation for hikers, backpackers, adventurers and the rest of the world (holiday deals)
- Finding Consistency (gaining and maintaining fitness)
- From Workaholic to Playaholic (podcast and more)
- The Aging Hiker Series
- Life in Jan’s Jail . . . taking on the 14-Day travel quarantine challenge
- A Speck in the Storm
- I Just Want to Live Before I Die
- Don’t Tell Me NO!
- This Hiker’s Tug of War
- Blooming April, Spring Doesn’t Care
- Partnership Commitments, Compatibilities & Compromises
- Let’s Talk Poo
- Preparing your Resupply Boxes
- Food, It’s a Balancing Act
- Meal Prep (budget, time and health friendly)
- Gear List from the Arizona Trail
- 2022 – Where did Jan Jaunt?
- 2022 – My 170-Day Jaunt
- 2021 – Where Did Jan Jaunt?
- 2020 – Where Did Jan Jaunt?
- 2020 – A Summer of Surprises
- 2019 – Where Did Jan Jaunt?
- 2019 – Spring Jaunt
- 2018 – Where Did Jan Jaunt?
- 2017 – Where Did Jan Jaunt?
- 2017 – Summer/Fall Jaunt
- 2017 – Spring Jaunt
- 2016 – Where Did Jan Jaunt?
- 2016 – Spring Jaunt
- 2015 – Where Did Jan Jaunt?