Tobin AkehurstExplorer

    I am from the Pacific Northwest, where the mountains meet the sea. When I eschew the trappings of the modern world and venture into the mountains I feel as though I am revived by simplicity, renewed by the power of violent geography.

    Hike to the Summit of Medicine Bow Peak

    4.4
    1.6 mi

    Hike Buckskin Gulch, Vermillion Cliffs Wilderness

    4.7
    15 mi

    Climb Mount Peale

    5.0
    5 mi / 2721 ft gain

    Hike Flattop Mountain and Hallett Peak

    4.4
    10.3 mi / 3240 ft gain

    Snowshoe Mt. Ellinor's Winter Route

    5 mi / 4500 ft gain

    Climb Fremont Peak via Southeast Buttress

    30 mi / 4350 ft gain

    Backpack to Ediza Lake

    4.0
    13.4 mi / 1200 ft gain

    Hike to the Summit of Big Baldy, Kings Canyon National Park

    4.5
    5 mi / 650 ft gain

    Climb Mt. Washington

    3.5

    Hike Chesler Park and Joint Trails, Canyonlands NP

    4.5
    10 mi / 1755 ft gain

    Climb Fuller Peak

    3.0

    Hike the Kaikoura Peninsula

    5.0
    4.3 mi / 196.9 ft gain

    Climb to Homer Saddle, Fjordland NP

    1.6 mi / 1574.8 ft gain

    Hike to the Summit of Rock Mountain, WA

    5.0
    11 mi / 4175 ft gain

    Backpack the Magical Earnslaw Burn

    8.7 mi / 1968.5 ft gain

    Hike the Grand Wash, Capitol Reef National Park

    4.3
    6.25 mi

    Hike to the Fox Glacier

    1.6 mi / 246.1 ft gain

    Hike to the Summit of Treble Cone

    4 mi / 2296.6 ft gain

    Climb Mount Ritter

    Hike to the Packhorse Hut and Mt. Bradley

    5.0
    3.7 mi / 2460.6 ft gain

    Hike the Lewis Pass Tops Route

    5.6 mi / 2624.7 ft gain

    Bike and Hike the Port Hills (Christchurch)

    5.0

    Hike the Trig M Trail

    4.0
    2.1 mi / 1509.2 ft gain

    Hike to the Summit of Mt. Guy

    6.2 mi / 2139.1 ft gain