Other Adventures:

  • 2014/15 Lived in Medellin, Colombia working on my Spanish and riding bikes
  • 2015 Backpacked Appalachian Trail through Great Smoky Mountain National Park  
  • 2015/2016 Backpacked across Patagonia from Punta Arenas to Puerto Montt
    • Torres de Paine ‘O’ Loop
    • El Chaltén
    • Backcountry into Villa O’Higgins (Argentina into Chile)
    • And more
  • 2016 Three-day road bike tour of Beara, Sheep’s Head, and Mizen Peninsulas, Ireland
  • 2016/2017 Backcountry Exploration of Central Andes, South Central Andes, Northern Patagonia, and Southern Patagonia. (Click for video)
  • 2017/18 VanLife – 8,000 Miles (Click for video)
    • I started in Minneapolis, MN and traveled to Tulsa OK, Bentonville AR, Silver City NM, Tuscon AZ, Sedona AZ, San Diego CA, Joshua Tree CA, Los Angles CA, Ojai CA, Malibu CA, Mammoth CA, Truckee CA, Mt. Shasta CA, Eureka CA, Guerneville, CA, Yosemite National Park, CA, Las Vegas, NV, St. George, UT, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, UT, Boulder, UT, Capitol Reef National Park, UT, Moab, UT, Arches National Park, UT, Canyonlands National Park, Boulder, CO, and back to Minnesota to fly out for a guiding gig.
  • 2019 Lived and trained for six weeks in Bogota, Colombia to guide a private custom cycling trip
  • 2019 Bangkok, Thailand – Traveled on a one-way ticket. Traveling in and around Thailand via scooter for two months exploring and attending a 10-day Vipassana meditation retreat.
  • 2019 Northern Vietnam – Explored 2,000+km via motorcycle
  • 2019 Rishikesh, India – Lived for two months and accomplished 500 Hour Yoga Teaching Certificate
  • 2019 Nepal backcountry 4-day hike