Thursday, August 29, 2019
Hiking in Ecuador: The Good and the Bad
I covered about 800 miles over eight weeks hiking the Trans Ecuador Mountain Bike Route (the TEMBR). I started in Tulcan in the north (near...
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
A Stranger in a Strange Land
What follows are my obervations of the Mestizo people in rural Ecuador. They are based on only a few weeks of observations and a little rese...
Monday, August 5, 2019
The Murals and Paintings of Ecuador
This post is a bit of a cop-out, I admit. It requires little to no effort on my part since there is hardly any writing to be done. However, ...
Monday, July 29, 2019
Hiking at Elevation
I’ve been lucky so far in my hiking ‘career’ that I’ve never fallen prey to real altitude sickness but I know of many hikers (most more expe...
Saturday, July 20, 2019
But first, a couple of shout-outs: - To Tom and all my friends at Moosejaw Mountaineering. I buy all my gear at Moosejaw.com and you should,...
Saturday, July 13, 2019
The People I Meet in Ecuador
Not even a month into my hike of the Trans Ecuador Mountain Bike Route (the TEMBR) and already, I’ve met some pretty memorable characters. ...
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