The Trail Show #86: CDT Redux

Show #86 – #breakyourownrules – On this month´s Trail Show the she hikers outnumber the he hikers, special guest Bethany “Fidgit” Hughes of Her Odyssey talks to us about her hike of the CDT, parking lots in Rawlins, farkle and morning fires. Also in studio we are joined by Sassuhphrass & Buddy. Sassuhphrass speaks on bobcats in the backseat, Buddy hangs with mountain goats and avoids the #divorcecycle, POD gets windy on Humboldt, Disco meets a French hiker in Alabama and talks Doug-fir cones, Death March sights Alice Largely, Fidgit embraces #MYOT, we get a call from Keanu Reeves, POD sees the demise of a privy in the Gunks, we learn 3 words, and someone recommends 2 pads 3 people. We sing to the monthly donors and spy into the mailbag! The group takes on Ask-A-Hiker and we deliberate on tent stakes during gear review.

Beer O’ Da Month: Tampa & Denver beers courtesy of Gary Lawrence!

Music on this month’s Trail Show was courtesy of Joshua “Bobcat” Stacy. Check out Bobby’s music at https://joshuastacy.bandcamp.com/.

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The Trail Show #85: ICT Redux

Show #85 – #snowbos – On this month´s Trail Show we get the band back together and talk to POD about her hike of the Idaho Centennial Trail and drinking footwater. We are joined by Snorkel & The Punisher of Treeline Review to discuss only hiking related things. We are also joined once again by Cliff Kipp of the Montana Conservation Corps to get an update on all the good work they are doing. Speshul 41 talks wolves, bears, cats and pool maintenance, D-Low has been located with sessionable double IPAs, the Wolfman’s brother drops in, The Bobbi Walters and the former Secretary of the Interior calls in, Bigfoot is considered, Disco talks racquetball, OOO gets waylaid by folding kayaks, Wolverine brings us a final update, Fidgit sings for us, and Bear Sweatz brings us peace and love. We pay homage to the monthly donors and inflate the mailbag! D-Low is back for Ask-A-Hiker and we discuss a real tent stake during gear review.

Beer O’ Da Month: Colorado beers courtesy of Trail Show Nation!

Learn more about the Montana Conservation Corps at www.mtcorps.org.

Music on this month’s Trail Show was from the band The TomorrowMen off their album Futourism. Get the jams at www.doublecrownrecords.com.

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The Trail Show #84: The American Hike

Show #84 – #moonkid – On this month´s Trail Show extra special guest Moonkid from France joins us live in studio to talk about his hike up South and North America (aka The American Hike) and no music! We have an exclusive interview with @PublicLandsHateYou, D-Low has gone missing, Good Ol’ Boy checks in, Speshul 41 talks wolves and blueteeth, OOO does not talk paddling, Disco speaks on the loblolly pine, the Trail Show Hotline is front and center, Salty asks about hiker boxes, Wolverine sends us a missive from Ecuador, Fidgit brings us song, and POD has an #idatude. We holla out the monthly donors and find a lone postcard! Ask-A-Hiker is asked and we discuss raves during Gear Review.

Beer O’ Da Month: Colorado beers courtesy of Trail Show Nation!

Learn more about The American Hike at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEOhKgemvYw3UPBxRp8WxbA

Music on this month’s Trail Show was from the band The Del-Vipers off their album Terror of the Del-Vipers. Get the jams at www.doublecrownrecords.com.

Disco’s book I Hike Again is now available as an eBook….get it now!

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The Trail Show – Extra Sauce #2 (Ombraz)

The Trail Show – Extra Sauce #2!!! To tide you over until our regular July episode airs late this month, we present another quick “Extra Sauce” episode. Disco & Speshul 41 had the pleasure of sitting down with the founders of Ombraz armless sunglasses at the recent Summer Outdoor Retailer. Listen in for a fun interview and info on how to get 20% off a pair of Ombraz!

Outro music is “Vesuvian” by The Volcanics. Get their album Stompin’ Garage over at Double Crown Records.

Check back at the tail end of July for the regular July Trail Show episode.

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The Trail Show #83: The KT

Show #83 – #tablife – On this month´s Trail Show special guest Dorian from France joins us in to talk about his hike on Kungsleden (aka the King’s Trail) and fresh lemons! D-Low disappears into the borderlands, Speshul 41 discusses award winning toilets and meetup groups, OOO unleashes the full power of the Trail Show Hotline on us, special guest Clay Jacobson gives us the latest from his work with the Idaho Trails Association, the crew removes some downed trees and chocolate during trips, CDT hiker “Heatwave” brings us a trail tip, Moonkid makes it to God’s Country, and POD defines a hiker. We shout out the monthly donors and read some mail! A hotliner brings us Ask-A-Hiker and we discuss salad during Gear Review.

Beer O’ Da Month: Alaskan beers courtesy of Jason D!

Learn more about the King’s Trail at https://www.swedishtouristassociation.com/areas/kungsleden/.

Music on this month’s Trail Show was from the band The Other Timelines off their EP. Get the jams at https://www.doublecrownrecords.com/.

This month’s episode of The Trail Show was brought to you by Swayy Hammocks! With Swayy Hammocks, you get it all… the insulated hammock, straps and rainfly. Not only that, it saves you weight! Get your Swayy Hammock today at https://www.swayyhammocks.com/.

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The Trail Show #82: The 5T

Show #82 – #nostovecurious – On this month´s Trail Show special guest Andrew Skurka joins us live in studio once again after a 4 year sabbatical to talk Pfiffner Traverse, group tarps and gourmet trail meals! D-Low has no pity for the stoveless, Speshul discusses a new app that leaves us perplexed, OOO weighs in on conservation legislation and a special tequila concoction, Disco saw earthships in Taos, Salty speaks on itis of the tendon, the Moonkid gets choked up, Leo reviews I Hike Again, POD discusses yellow snow stakes and Trail Show Hotline calls are debuted. We hear from a gibbon and poke the mailbag! D-Low brings us Ask-A-Hiker and we discuss knots during Gear Review.

Beer O’ Da Month: Canadian beers courtesy of Ben Benvie !

Learn more about the Pfiffner Traverse at https://andrewskurka.com/adventures/pfiffner-traverse-colorado-rockies/.

Music on this month’s Trail Show was from the band Reverberati off their album Combat Surf. Get the jams at www.doublecrownrecords.com.

This month’s episode of The Trail Show was brought to you by Visit Spearfish! Nestled in the Black Hills of South Dakota, the town of Spearfish has rugged trails, breathtaking waterfalls, and some of the best breweries in the region. Find your adventure. Request your copy of the Spearfish Adventure Guide at https://visitspearfish.com/.

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The Trail Show #81: The CDCR

Show #81 – #dtpiñata – On this month´s Trail Show special guest Richard “Skittles” Larson joins us live in studio after a 3.5 year hiatus to talk about his hike of el Camino de Costa Rica and to give us a Trail Tip 2fer! D-Low reflects on a week of camping in the late PMags guest bedroom, Speshul has poison dart frog questions, Kindra Ramos from the Washington Trails Association joins us to talk about the great work they are doing, the new Trail Show Hotline is unveiled, a show is finally downloaded in Cuba, Disco does not speak on sleeping pads, Moonkid gets bit, and OOO keeps us from singing. POD goes off the rails during our monthly shout-outs to donors and we peak into the mailbag! D-Low brings us Ask-A-Hiker and we discuss garden implements during Gear Review.

Beer O’ Da Month: Minnesota beers courtesy of Skittles, and Carolina beers courtesy of Pati M !

Learn more about Camino de Costa Rica at https://www.caminodecostarica.org/.

Disco’s new book “I Hike Again” is available at https://ihikethebook.com/.

This month’s episode of The Trail Show was brought to you by Visit Spearfish! Nestled in the Black Hills of South Dakota, the town of Spearfish has rugged trails, breathtaking waterfalls, and some of the best breweries in the region. Find your adventure. Request your copy of the Spearfish Adventure Guide at https://visitspearfish.com/.

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The Trail Show #80b: The HRP (Part B)

Show #80b – #omnibus – March’s Trail Show was so packed with beers, trails & nonsense that we had to split it into 2 parts! Part A was made available last month so if you haven’t heard it yet, go download it. Part B is what we present to you today.… highlights include the announcement of our Trail Show t-shirts being on sale once again until April 10th, an update and song from Her Odyssey, a double shot of clips from OOO, a trail name is revoked during Ask-A-Hiker, D-Low goes on a 24-hour excursion, P.O.D. has a run in with some historic rubbish, Speshul speaks on poison dart frogs, Disco slaps a man that was chewing tobacco, we unveil the new Trail Show Hotline segment, and much much more in tribute to this dia de los tontos!

Thanks again to our VIP beer donor: Frito “Roll Tide” Garcia sent us some delicious Michigan beers!

Get a Trail Show T-shirt from now until April 10th at www.bonfire.com/thetrailshow !!

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The Trail Show #80: The HRP

Show #80 – #prinkle – On this month´s Trail Show special guest Monica “Mattuck” Shattuck joins us live in studio to talk about her hike of the Pyrenees High Route. Speshul brings us stories of radioactive ore buckets and #LWCF while simultaneously sipping thru the craziest straw, D-Low attempts a Naturday challenge and (spoiler alert) fails miserably, new Trail Show bottle openers are unveiled, two Trail Show VIPs take over the reading of the donors, Disco dreams of green, Moonkid sends us some audio correos from ol’ Mexico, Salty talks electrolytes, POD goes KerPlash, OOO speaks in tongues and we take a sneak peak at The Trail Show Hotline. We raise a toast to our monthly Trail Show donors and rip open the mailbag! D-Low brings us Ask-A-Hiker and we discuss what not to do with tent stakes during Gear Review.

Beer O’ Da Month: (Georgia beers courtesy of Steve “Robin” Hood, and Colorado beers courtesy of Buddy).

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Music on this month’s Trail Show is from The Volcanics album “Stompin’ Garage” courtesy of Double Crown Records!

This month’s episode of The Trail Show was brought to you by Visit Spearfish! Nestled in the Black Hills of South Dakota, the town of Spearfish has rugged trails, breathtaking waterfalls, and some of the best breweries in the region. Find your adventure. Request your copy of the Spearfish Adventure Guide at VisitSpearfish.com.

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The Trail Show #79: ODT Redux

Show #79 – #ondatrail – On this month´s longest Trail Show ever (LTSE) we pack Trail Show studios with numerous reprobates including special guest Whitney “Allgood” LaRuffa who talks to us about his work at Six Moon Designs and joins Salty in recapping their hike of the Oregon Desert Trail (ODT) also known as “50 shades of sage.” Renee “She-Ra” Patrick brings us up to speed with her work on the ODT for the Oregon Natural Desert Association. Speshul talks H&R Block and Antarctica, #hindsighthikers are mentioned, an SMD backpack giveaway contest is announced, blue sponges are dirtied, fasting is discussed, a photo shoot goes down, Lorenzo the llama is lamented, Moonkid runs along the surf, and we double up our media review covering Cam “Swami” Honan’s new book The Hidden Tracks along with a review of the film Wildland. We tip caps to our monthly Trail Show donors and cut a hole in the mailbag! D-Low brings us Ask-A-Hiker and we continue our enlightening discussion on alternate uses of tent stakes during Gear Review.

And as always … Beer O’ Da Month (California beers courtesy of one Dan Hughley, and Virginia beers courtesy of T-bo Williams), Trail News with Speshul, Trail O’ da Month (The Oregon Desert Trail), and Ask-A-Hiker with D-Low.

Big thanks to Renee “She-Ra” Patrick of the Oregon Natural Desert Association for bringing us up to speed on all their good work. Become a member of ONDA today at https://onda.org/

Learn more about Allgood’s hike of the Oregon Desert Trail at https://thedagodiaries.com/ and Salty’s ODT hike at http://katiegerber.com/oregon-desert-trail/

Special thanks goes to John Carr Photography for the first ever Trail Show photo shoot that went down during Episode 79!! https://johncarr.photography/

This month’s episode of The Trail Show was brought to you by Six Moon Designs! Get a backpack, tent or one of their new Silver Shadow umbrellas at https://www.sixmoondesigns.com/ and be sure to check both our Instagram feed and Six Moon Design’s Insty feed for info on how to win a free SMD backpack!

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