Jeffrey H. Ryan Hiker Author Photographer Speaker Podcaster Director

A Backpacker’s Guide to Loop Hikes and Trail Shuttles

Photo of Skyline Drive. ©2018, www.JeffRyanAuthor.com

When it comes to planning a hike, particularly a multi-day adventure, my first priority is designing a trip that won’t require going back the way I came. While there’s nothing inherently wrong with doing an “out and back” hike, I’m hard-wired for seeking new ground. There are two ways to achieve this: designing loop hikes […]