Jeffrey H. Ryan Hiker Author Photographer Speaker Podcaster Director

Start here, hike anywhere

Lookout ©2018 www.JeffRyanAuthor.com

American Trails is a non-profit dedicated to building and protecting trails. Their searchable database helps you find trails in the USA (by state), as well as Canada and 30 other countries. If you’re looking for a place to hike, it’s a great place to start. Resources available include An online database of over 1,000 National Recreation […]

Just Breathe

Life is a path photo. ©2018 www.JeffRyanAuthor.com

Deep breathing sustains your energy level on the trail I’m not sure when it happened. All I know is when it did, it changed my days on the trail forever. It has nothing to do with the latest ultralight gear discovery or fitness app. It’s about something that’s with you 24-7. Your lungs. I’m talking about […]