Wythe: XplorMor Explorer, Writer, Professor

Wythe: Explorer, Writer, Professor, XplorMor Explorer Writer Professor, XplorMor

Wythe is a world traveler, having explored numerous countries including England, Germany, Iceland, Italy and Spain. In his teens he circumvented Iceland in a Land Rover. In his twenties he was a whitewater river guide on the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers in the eastern United States. He is an avid wilderness camper having hiked sections of both the Appalachian Trail and the Pacific Crest Trail. He has also biked Death Valley National Park in California, USA. In his spare time Wythe shares photos, insights and story from his adventures with the XplorMor Community through his Xplorer Journals.

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Wythe’s Latest Xplorer Journals:

  • Big Sur and Pine Ridge Trail

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    When I lived on the Monterey Peninsula in northern California, U.S.A., the Pine Ridge Trail into the Ventana Wilderness was one of my favorite hikes to quickly get to a remote area. A downside is that trail access is easy, Big Sur is popular, and California trails are notoriously crowded...
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  • Packing My Hiking Kit

    Wythe: Explorer, Writer, Professor, Packing your kit, packing a hiking kit, xplorer journal, xplormor, hiking kit, terkking kit, trail kit, Wythe's kit
    Let me tell you about my gear, clothing, and food from my recent 7 day section hike from Tuolumne Meadows to Sonora Pass in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California, USA. First, I firmly believe in Hike Your Own Hike (HYOH) – my way is not the right way, it is just my way. If yours is different, that is all good.
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  • Journaling

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    I carry a journal along when I backpack or camp and I would suggest that you do so, as well. I do not fool myself into thinking that I will ever compose essays in the manner of Edward Abbey, no matter how witty or profound my thoughts seem while hiking throughout the day...
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