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Backpacker Radio

By Backpacker Radio

From the Appalachian Trail to the Pacific Crest and everything in between. Backpacker Radio is a show all about the wonderful world that is thru-hiking and long distance backpacking. Co-hosts, Zach "Badger" Davis and Juliana "Chaunce" Chauncey muse on the backpacking life and the latest from the trail every other week. Topics include but are not limited to news, trail culture, interviews, gear, advice, and all you can eat buffets.

  1. 1.
    #22 | "Guthook" on Building the Most Popular Thru-Hiking App11/01/2018
    1:41:23
  2. 2.
    Trail Correspondents Episode #15: Diversity on the Trail10/26/2018
    1:23:40
  3. 3.
    #21 | Nathan "Puma" Bauman on His 18-Month Adventure, Photography Tips, & The Best Trail Magic Items10/19/2018
    1:43:44
  4. 4.
    Trail Correspondents #14: The Evolution of Groups on Trail10/10/2018
    1:31:21
  5. 5.
    #20 | The Real Hiking Viking on His Colorado Trail FKT Attempt09/29/2018
    1:37:09
  6. 6.
    #19 | Piers Ellison on His PCT Brown Recluse Spider Bite, Hiking with a Guitar, and Considerations for International Hikers09/14/2018
    1:26:10
  7. 7.
    Trail Correspondents Episode #13: Technology Use on a Thru-Hike09/10/2018
    1:18:06
  8. 8.
    #18 | Andrew Downs on the Future of the Appalachian Trail, Thru-Hiker Entitlement, and Trail Maintenance08/28/2018
    1:42:06
  1. 9.
    Trail Correspondents Episode #12: The Lows08/24/2018
    1:27:01
  2. 10.
    #17 | Thru-Hiking Injury Prevention and Recovery Tips with Dr. Emily Kelly08/16/2018
    1:55:53
  3. 11.
    Trail Correspondents Episode #11: The Highs08/06/2018
    1:16:55
  4. 12.
    #16 | Furball on Thru-Hiking with Your Dog, Tour du Mont Blanc, and Appalachian Trail Terminology07/30/2018
    1:59:34
  5. 13.
    Trail Correspondents #10 | Trail Food, Changing Physiques, and Gear Sent Home07/17/2018
    1:41:09
  6. 14.
    #15 | Jennifer Pharr Davis, The Best Thru-Hiking Backpacks, and Clothes on the PCT07/11/2018
    1:43:57
  7. 15.
    #14 | Data, Chaunce Gets Covered in Poo, and the Land and Water Conservation Fund06/28/2018
    1:24:47
  8. 16.
    Trail Correspondents #9: The Wildcard Show06/25/2018
    1:29:03
  9. 17.
    #13 | The Trail Days Show! Ft. The Real Hiking Viking, Gary Sizer, & Megan Thompson06/12/2018
    1:34:03
  10. 18.
    #12 | Niki "Bionic Woman" Rellon, First Female to Hike the Appalachian Trail on Prosthetic Leg06/06/2018
    1:09:13
  11. 19.
    Trail Correspondents Episode #8 - The Biggest Surprises (Pt II)06/04/2018
    52:12
  12. 20.
    Trail Correspondents #7: The Biggest Surprises (Part 1)05/29/2018
    33:01
  13. 21.
    #11 | Thru-Hiking Nutrition with Katie Gerber and the Best Sleeping Bags for Thru-Hiking05/16/2018
    1:37:44
  14. 22.
    Trail Correspondents #6: The First Week on Trail (Part 2)05/15/2018
    52:25
  15. 23.
    #10 - Ballflap & His Soggy Igneo, PCT Trail Angel Frodo, and the Best Tents for Thru-Hiking05/09/2018
    1:29:30
  16. 24.
    Trail Correspondents #5: The Night Before the Trail (Pt. 2)05/03/2018
    38:15
  17. 25.
    #9 - Hey Girl from Sounds of the Trail, Boots vs. Trail Runners, & Using Permethrin04/24/2018
    1:50:59
  18. 26.
    Trail Correspondents #4: The First Week on Trail (Part I)04/19/2018
    1:13:10
  19. 27.
    #8 - Dirt Squirrel, the Best Restaurants on the Pacific Crest Trail, and Thru-Hiking as a Vegan04/17/2018
    1:39:42
  20. 28.
    Trail Correspondents #3: The Night Before (Part I)04/09/2018
    29:07
  21. 29.
    Trail Correspondents #2: Meet Our Pacific Crest Trail and Continental Divide Trail Hikers04/04/2018
    20:27
  22. 30.
    #7 - Jeffrey "Legend" Garmire on Hiking the Triple Crown in a Calendar Year03/28/2018
    1:15:38
  23. 31.
    Trail Correspondents #1 - Introducing our 2018 Appalachian Trail Hikers03/26/2018
    17:52
  24. 32.
    #6 - Steven "Twinkle" Shattuck on Dirt-Bagging for a Year, The Best Headlamps for Thru-Hiking, and Curing Anxiety on Trail03/20/2018
    1:30:13
  25. 33.
    #5 - Shailee Basnet on Summiting Everest, The AT vs. PCT, and Thru-Hiking Purism03/13/2018
    1:18:33
  26. 34.
    #4 - The Real Hiking Viking Pt II, Scariest Moments from the Trail, & Thru-Hiking Nutrition02/28/2018
    1:32:13
  27. 35.
    #3 - The Love, Romance, and Heartbreak Show Featuring Reptar02/14/2018
    1:13:43
  28. 36.
    #2 - Scuba Steve on Hiking Through the Sierra in Record Snow, Poop Stories, and The Top Gear on the Appalachian Trail01/31/2018
    1:41:47
  29. 37.
    #1 - The Real Hiking Viking01/22/2018
    1:27:36

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