A chronological list of my biggest travel- and outdoor-related adventures, with a few nice photos. Mostly for my own reference.
(Does not include brief trips, single-day missions, cross-country drives, summer camps, and many other adventurous moments. “UA” designates an Unschool Adventures program—pictures here.)
Homestay in Chile & snowboarding at Termas de Chillan, 5 weeks.
First solo backpacking in the High Sierra (Mineral King), 3 days.
Snowboarding trip to Whistler-Blackcomb, 1 week.
Volunteer backcountry ranger in the Trinity Alps, 1 week.
Western Europe hostel-backpacking trip with high school friends, 5 weeks.
Snowboarding trip to Big White, 1 week.
Pacific Crest Trail (Mexican border to Interstate 10), 2 weeks. (trail journal)
John Muir Trail (Tuolumne Meadows to Bishop Pass), 9 days.
Pacific Crest Trail (Southern California), 4 days. (pics)
UA Argentina, 6 weeks.
High Sierra backpacking (Hoover Wilderness), 6 days. (pics)
UA Writing Retreat (Oregon), 4 weeks.
UA Australia, 7 weeks.
New Zealand, 3 weeks. (pics)
UA Spring Retreat (Oregon), 2 weeks.
UA Fall Retreat (Oregon), 6 weeks.
Guatemala tree climbing, 10 days.
UA South America (Argentina, Chile, Peru), 7 weeks.
India, 5 weeks. (pics)
High Sierra backpacking (Mammoth), 4 days. (pics)
UA Writing Retreat (Colorado), 4 weeks.
UA Argentina, 4 weeks.
UA Writing Retreat (Massachusetts), 4 weeks.
UA New Zealand, 6 weeks.
Peru, 4 weeks. (pics)
UA Trailblazer (North Carolina), 1 week.
High Sierra backpacking (John Muir Wilderness), 3 days. (pics)
Amsterdam & Madrid, 4 weeks. (pics)
UA Buenos Aires Tango, 4 weeks.
UA Nepal, 6 weeks.
Lost Coast backpacking, 3 days.
Sierra High Route backpacking, 5 days. (pics)
UA Adventure Semester, 10 weeks.
Mexico (Oaxaca) and Guatemala (Xela), 4 weeks.
UA New Zealand, 6 weeks.
Buenos Aires, 5 weeks.
High Sierra trip (Yosemite), 3 days. (pics)
Kings Canyon High Route backpacking, 5 days. (trip report)
Colombia (Medellín), 3 weeks.
UA Argentina Semester, 12 weeks.
UA Dance Recess, 1 week.
Europe (UK, Norway, Denmark, Spain) + Camino del Norte / Camino Primitivo hike, 5 weeks. (pics)
Germany, 2 weeks.
UA Southeast Asia, 7 weeks.
UA Spain, 6 weeks.
Germany, 2 months.
Sierra High Route, 2 weeks. (trip report)
Te Araroa trail, 8 days. (pics)
New Zealand, 4 months. (pics)
Green River rafting/dancing trip, 4 days.
Southern Sierra High Route, 5 days. (trip report)
French Alps backpacking, 3 days.
Nepal & the Himalaya, 4 weeks. (trip report)
USA bike tour, 6 weeks. (trip report)
Desolation wilderness backpacking, 3 days.
Germany-Switzerland-Austria bike tour, 2 weeks.
Trail running in French alps, 2 days.