About a month ago I contacted my friend Dane “Sherpa” Cramer to ask him to join the HBF Crew. After some thought he decided to
61 days until my thruhike of the Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail. My itinerary is set, tent sites reserved, and meals planned. Packing will begin the
You don’t have to go through life alone. Life comes with struggles, but what’s on the other side of those struggles is what matters. Life
83 days and counting I leave April 24, 2016. Boy, that just sank in. Starting tomorrow, February 1st, I’ll begin my preparations to thruhike the
First Day Hike 2016 – this was a solo hike to kick off 2016 and spend time in prayer for the year ahead.
There is no question about it, my wife loves snow. So do I, but nowhere near as much as my wife. At the mere mention
Our director Brian Ford shares why he prefers to heat is home with wood. It’s been three months since we’ve moved into our homestead. And
So this just happened. Well, actually it happened yesterday on Thanksgiving. Our fellow hiker, outdoors-man and friend, Dwayne Parton was on KTVA News in Alaska.
I had the privilege of getting to know Dwayne last year during his thruhike of the A.T. Since then I have continued to follow him on
*This is not our typical hiking article, but we hope you’ll take a minute to read this short note from our founder. I’m sure everyone