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Backpacker Radio

Jun 15, 2021

In today's episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by the show's third co-host at this point, the real hiking viking.  We do a deep dive on every inch of Jabba's recent hike of the Hayduke, including the challenges of long water carries, regular exposure to 100-plus degree days, navigating the route, and some truly epic stories, including a trail magic rafting trip through the Grand Canyon.  Whether you want to learn about the Hayduke or are simply craving some more Jabba time, this one will not disappoint.

We wrap the show with a triple crown of things that ruin your day, Chaunce explains why you can't get a vaccine until after you've done your taxes, and we get some more horse facts, chicken edition.

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Interview with Jabba aka The Real Hiking Viking

QOTD: Aliens and ghosts.


Trek Propaganda

Triple Crown of Mundane Things that Ruin Your Day

Gross or Not Gross

Mail Bag

5 Star Reviews


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