I got hitched to the lovely Jasmine (@mountain_maiden) in September! For our honeymoon, we spent sixteen days exploring Italy by backpack. All the while, I tried to keep the habit of journaling, as I’ve done for the last 15 years of exploring. Lucky for me, I married a woman who also enjoys keeping a journal and a sketchbook. […]
It is with great pleasure that I can announce my relationship with Heyday Books! This week marks the beginning of a long journey which will result in the publishing of an illustrated book of my 2011 Pacific Crest Trail journals.
I’m very excited to share this first post, the beginning of a long journey I am calling “The Wilds Project!” The goal of The Wilds Project is to hike 450 miles in all of the areas of Oregon designated as Wilderness. Similar to my last endeavor – The 100 Hikes Project – I will be […]
No matter which scientific field interests you, you’re bound to find a field guidebook to help you while on the trail. Want to learn about flowers? I can recommend ten titles for you. You can fill a bookshelf with just field guides on birds. However, when it comes to finding a good field guide on […]
I’m happy to announce two workshops I’m leading on outdoor journaling! Here is the press release from The Nature of Words: Join outdoorsman Kolby Kirk for a 2-session workshop on outdoor journaling. Participants will spend time in the woods learning about how to translate your surroundings into words and sketches. Among the skills taught will […]