Backpacker Magazine –
Heroes: Mike Peters, 54
Mike Peters, 54 (lovehopstrength.org)
Mike Peters (lovehopestrength.org)
Kalapathar peak in Nepal (lovehopestrength.org)
Take it from us...
Three Love Hope Strength rockers share their best trail tips.
Climb at the pace of your slowest group member. That way everyone stays together to enjoy the day, challenge, views, and music as one. There are no prizes for getting to the top first.
Cy Curnin of The Fixx
Half of the stuff one packs is totally unnecessary.
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