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Springtime Guest Post Series on SectionHiker

Spring Guest Post Series on SectionHiker

Starting May 6th, I’m going to be running a guest post series on SectionHiker featuring 13 more great outdoor authors and photographers. These series have become a bit of a tradition when I go backpacking for extended periods of time and this one will run through May 28th, while I’m hiking across Scotland in the TGO Challenge with my teammates Martin Rye and Grant Sible.

Guest Authors and Photographers

I think you’ll really enjoy this latest guest series which features more amazing outdoor authors and photographers, including:

  1. Carol S. White, author of Peak Experiences: Danger, Death, and Daring in the Mountains of the Northeast, Catskill Peak Experiences, Adirondack Peak Experiences, and Women with Altitude.
  2. Karen Berger, author of Hiking the Triple Crown: How to Hike America’s Longest Trails, Hiking Light Handbook: Carry Less, Enjoy More, Trailside Guide: Hiking and Backpacking, and many more.
  3. Gail Storey, award-winning author of  I Promise Not to Suffer: A Fool for Love Hikes the Pacific Crest Trail
  4. Carl Heilman, photographer and author of The Landscape Photography Field Guide, Contemporary Landscape Photography, The Adirondacks, and many more.
  5. Keith Foskett, author of the Last Englishman: A 2,650 Mile Hiking Adventure on the Pacific Crest Trail and The Journey in Between 
  6. Derek Hansen, author and illustrator of The Ultimate Hang: An Illustrated Guide to Hammock Camping
  7. Suzanne Roberts, author of Almost Somewhere: Twenty-Eight Days on the John Muir Trail, winner of the 2012 National Outdoor Book Award
  8. Sam Brakely, author of Paddling the Northern Forest Canoe Trail: A Journey through New England History
  9. Kathleen Meyer, author of How to Shit in the Woods: An Environmentally Sound Approach to a Lost Art which has sold over 2.5 million copies and been translated into 8 languages!
  10. Buck Nelson, triple crown hiker, author of Hunting Big Whitetails and creator of the DVDs Alone Across Alaska: 1000 Miles of Wilderness and Alaska Hunting Adventure:  700 Miles Alone by Backpack and Raft
  11. Walt McLaughlin, author of Forest under My Fingernails: Reflections and Experiences on the Long Trail and Arguing with the Wind: A Spritual Journey into the Alaskan Wilderness
  12. Bob Welsh, author of Cascade Summer: My Adventure on Oregon’s Pacific Crest Trail and many others
  13. Paul Stutzman, author of Hiking Through: One Man’s Journey to Peace and Freedom on the Appalachian Trail  and many more.

Please welcome these special guests to SectionHiker!


  1. I’m really looking forward to this series! Many names known to me and some, that I have books of that were recommended here! I have and proudly wear my “How To Shit In the Woods” t-shirt!! I also got my second Section Hiker shirt last week…now have a long sleeve AND a short sleeve!!

  2. Happy you are going, sad to think you will not be writing, but, I’ll be looking forward to the guest writers.

    You guys enjoy and stay safe!

  3. We guest-posters, Team SectionHiker, will be cheering you and Team Heifer on! Wishing you safe and glorious hiking!

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