Tag: Hiking

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A weekend Trip to Phoenix Arizona

Phoenix is an interesting mix of artsy hipness and retirement community. Everything is beige but there are plenty of street art to spice up the place. The new and oldness of Phoenix makes it a great place to visit no matter what your age is. Here is my personal itinerary for spending a quick weekend there with a friend or family member like I … Read More A weekend Trip to Phoenix Arizona

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How to train for hiking Havasu Falls

You’ve got your permits, you’ve got your gear, but now you need to get in shape. How do you train for a hike when you don’t hike often? If you’re like me I live in a very flat area with no mountains for hundreds of miles! I workout pretty often but I’m no triathlete. Here are the things you can do to get into … Read More How to train for hiking Havasu Falls

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The Most Instagrammable Spots in the Havasupai Reservation

You’ve finally made it to the Havasupai Indian Reservation for an epic adventure, and you want the best pictures to show your friends back home. Where do you go to get those Instagram worthy shots of a lifetime? I have compiled a list of the most scenic areas to take pictures at near Havasu Falls. These locations are listed in the order you will … Read More The Most Instagrammable Spots in the Havasupai Reservation

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What to bring to Havasu Falls – a Complete Packing Guide

Equipment: To Hike Havasu Canyon you will need quite a few items of equipment. To have the best experience with backpacking you may need to splurge more on certain items and go cheap on others. Here is a list of what I brought to Havasupai and why. Pack: This is one of the most important things you will be bringing on your trip. There … Read More What to bring to Havasu Falls – a Complete Packing Guide

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A Beginner’s guide to Hiking Havasu Falls

In November 2018 I did something crazy. I went on my first overnight backpacking trip to Havasu Canyon Trail. You may have heard of Havasupai, or you may have seen pictures of an insanely beautiful waterfall out in Arizona somewhere. It makes a lot of appearances on social media. In fact my decision to go was really just a gut reaction. I was asked … Read More A Beginner’s guide to Hiking Havasu Falls