The horrific true story of Gabby Petito: The backpacker who travelled with her boyfriend but never came home Wales Online
Backpacker dies after hiking in Grand Canyon National Park Sunday
A 59-year-old Arizona backpacker died after hiking down the Thunder River Trail in the Grand Canyon National Park on Sunday. Delphine Martinez, of Window Rock, was on a multi-day backpacking trip and after hiking along the Thunder River Trail became disoriented and unconscious, according to a news release from the National Park Service. Others who were […]
Norovirus Outbreak Sickens 220 Grand Canyon Rafters, Backpackers: CDC
The outbreak, which occurred between April 1 and June 17, was the largest outbreak of acute gastroenteritis documented in the Grand Canyon National Park backcountry, the agency said. On May 11, National Park Service officials in Flagstaff, Arizona, first contacted the CDC about a rising number of cases among visitors. The park service said it […]
Am I even a real backpacker?
The High Uinta Wilderness and The Highline Trail is in northeastern Utah which runs from east to west for this mountain range. This trail is about 2 hours from Salt Lake City or 8 hours from Denver where I was coming from. This trail is above 10,000 feet for almost the majority and a lot […]