Waterfalls of the Huesteca

The waterfalls of the Huesteca are numerous. Places like Tamul falls, Puente de Dios, Tamasopo falls and more. I was faced with the hard decision of which waterfalls not to visit. A look at the map revealed tha...

Cycling the Sierra Gorda from Xichu to Pinal

Now I'm really cycling the Sierra Gorda. The road leaving Xichu was downhill. It was a dusty dirt road. Several dogs tried their best to protect their stretch of road as I cycled by. None of them bit me. I have...

Cycling From San Miguel to Xichu

Xichu, a remote pueblo in the heart of the Sierra Gorda is the destination. Cycling from San Miguel to Xichu I was joined by Gareth and Jean from ElPedalero. We all have a similar route we want to take through ...
2 years of travel

2 Years of Travel

1st February is a special date for me. It marks 2 years of travel. On that date in 2014 I started this journey which in many ways has only just begun. My journey is about the spirit of adventure and exploring t...

The Warning

 A local guy joined me in a restaurant in the town of Guachochi. I was enjoying my favourite Mexican meal of Huevos Rancheros. 'Did you know there is a curfew in town', he said. 'No', I replied, 'Is it enf...

Paradise Found Bahía Concepción 

It was a hard place to leave, I thought to myself as I cycled away from this tropical paradise. For several days I essentially lived on a beach under a crude thatched roof shelter. Alternating between a visit t...
cycling baja

Cycling Baja Mexico

Cycling Baja is where my Mexican trip really began. I cycled past large Cardón Cactus and not much else on a quiet road with not a sound to be heard but the wind, not just any wind, a tailwind, the cyclists fri...

Cycling the Big Sur Coastline

The first days of my journey from San Francisco could not be said to have been a success in many peoples eyes. But my eyes see things differently. I had mechanical problems but that thing called Karma, if you b...
Pct Gear review

Thru Hiking PCT Gear Review

My PCT gear review is an honest report on how I thought my gear performed while hiking the PCT. PCT Gear Review Shelter - PCT Gear Review Tent - Big Agnes - Fly Creek Ul 2P- 1050 Gram - I started with this ...
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PCT Day 98 Trinity Alps Wilderness 

  23rd July 2015 Mileage 25 (40km) Bushcamp (1550) to Ridgecamp (1575) I woke in the early hours of the morning from the cold and was unable to get back to sleep. Should I eat something to get my m...