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Inspiring you to get out on the trail and hike. Interviews make the show feel like a radio channel dedicated to hikes and backpacks. So, put on your boots, pack a tent and sleeping bag and listen in! Have a guest idea or question- rudy@cascadehikerpodcast.com

Inspiring you to get out on the trail and hike. Interviews make the show feel like a radio channel dedicated to hikes and backpacks. So, put on your boots, pack a tent and sleeping bag and listen in! Have a guest idea or question- rudy@cascadehikerpodcast.com
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Inspiring you to get out on the trail and hike. Interviews make the show feel like a radio channel dedicated to hikes and backpacks. So, put on your boots, pack a tent and sleeping bag and listen in! Have a guest idea or question- rudy@cascadehikerpodcast.com

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143 Darrington Outdoor Club - Kids and Their Parents

1/14/2019
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 This interview starts out with interviewing some of the kids who did a multi-day backpacking trip from Stevens Pass to North Fork Sauk River Trail. It was fun trying to get the kids to chat and their stories are relatable to anyone who backpacked as a kid! Their parents come on and talk about the program, how and why they created it....

Duration:00:33:02

142 Mount Rainier Nordic Patrol with Dennis DuBois

1/7/2019
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Mount Rainier Volunteer Nordic Patrol is discussed this episode with Dennis DuBois. He has been a part of the organization for more than ten years, so he is very educated on the subject. The Nordic Patrol is in place for preventative search and rescue. In most cases, they deal with lost explorers or groups that have split up. Winter...

Duration:00:37:27

141 Agents of Discovery Helping Kids Find Nature

12/31/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Alexandra Pony with Agents of Discovery and Colton Whitworth with the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest come on the podcast with a new idea to get kids out on the trail! We talk about the three areas to play this free game. Heather Meadows on Mount Baker, Iron Goat Trail off of Highway 2 and at the REI Flagship Store in Downtown...

Duration:00:15:30

140 Up North Loop Recap with the UltraPedestrians

12/24/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Ras and Kathy Vaughn are the UltraPedestrians! They completed their route called the Up North Loop and we chat about the experience they had this past summer. Fires, weather and water shortages mixed with ranchers, hunters and other hikers made for diverse hiking conditions. We also talk about their book 98 Days of Wind and the...

Duration:00:49:48

139 The Trail Provides with Author David Smart

12/17/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 David Smart is on to chat about his new book The Trail Provides. We also talk about his podcast Thinking with David. He tells about relying on his hiking partner for all ideas of preparation and starting out the first 50 miles of trail barefoot. We both chime in on the philosophical question of who is in charge, the hiker or the...

Duration:00:55:27

138 Jennifer Mabus - Thru Hiker

12/10/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Jennifer Mabus, The Whimsical Woman, was on in the early Spring just before setting out for her hike of the Pacific Crest Trail. Since then, she completed and was able to document it on her Youtube Channel. I ask her questions form listeners who are a part of the podcast Facebook Group. All great questions and she has some perfect...

Duration:00:46:30

137 Crown Jewel Wilderness - Creating North Cascades NP (Live)

12/3/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Crown Jewel Wilderness - Creating North Cascades National Park (NCNP) is the perfect book for a live podcast recording. Lauren Danner, the author, is very educated on this subject. It is obvious as she speaks, she did a bunch of homework to make this a complete book. Would Glacier Peak be inside NCNP? How about the lowland timber...

Duration:00:59:01

Bonus 031 Come to the Table

11/28/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon to get exclusive content! https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 My Instagram- https://www.instagram.com/cascadehikerpodcast/ Go check out Come to the Table Podcast, where I was interviewed- https://thecometothetablepodcast.com/2018/11/26/take-a-hike-with-rudy-giecek/ The live show will be coming out soon, so pick up a copy of Crown Jewel by Lauren Danner. Very excited that we raised $425 to donate...

Duration:00:12:46

136 Autumn Cullen on Backpacking with her Five Children

11/26/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 A strong mother, takes her four boys and one daughter out hiking or backpacking whenever she can. Her boys help her with her daughter, Story Grace, because she has chromosomal abnormalities. Story Grace is legally blind and deaf, doesn’t talk, has severe osteoporosis and kidney disease. She also eats through a feeding tube that’s...

Duration:00:43:23

135 Treeline Review with Liz Thomas

11/19/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Treeline Review is like the NPR of gear reviews. Liz Thomas and cofounder Naomi Hudets love outdoor gear and disliked having to look at multiple places for different reviews. Instead of researching the gear item itself, Treeline researches, analyzes, and then does a meta-review of the other reviews of that item that are floating around...

Duration:00:25:51

134 Hiking After Hip Replacement

11/12/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Keith Teel has had double hip replacement and he doesn’t want his surgeries to hold him back from getting out on hikes. He hiked a 220 mile section of the Pacific Crest Trail this past summer in Oregon. We also chat about other hiking, gear over the years and his love for fishing in the backcountry. SUPPORT THE SHOW BY CLICKING...

Duration:00:35:26

Bonus 030 New Podcast Stickers and How You Can Get One

11/6/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon to get exclusive content! https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 My Instagram- https://www.instagram.com/cascadehikerpodcast/ New Stickers!! If you are a fan of the show and want to sport the new sticker, here is how- Signup at Patreon.com/cascadehikerpodcast and donate $5 After you have successfully donated the $5, I encourage you to continue supporting the show for as little as $1 a month! New...

Duration:00:01:48

133 Six Moon Designs Backing and Hiking Gear

11/5/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 I sat down with three of the main folks at Six Moons Designs. We chat about the history behind the brand as well as the current lineup of products. Ron "Fallingwater" Moak is the founder behind Six Moons Designs and his son Brandon Moak joined the company after the sales outgrew Ron by himself. Most recently, Whitney “Allgood” LaRuffa...

Duration:00:40:47

132 Jim Liming and Malcolm Bates: Hiking Partners for Life

10/29/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Jim Liming and Malcolm Bates both grew up in the town of Snohomish Washington. They talk about hiking through the years together. On a past bonus show, bonus show 13, they talked about the difference of hiking in the 60’s to now. Jim Liming talks about his dad, who grew up in Granite Falls, in 1939 when he was a lookout for the summer...

Duration:00:55:59

131 Joan Burton - Washington Outdoor Icon

10/22/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Listen on Spotify RSS Feed Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Joan Burton was referred to me by listener Jennifer Johnson and I was amazed at the stories she told for this episode. Her hikes with Ome Daiber, Pete Schoening, and Ira Spring are stories she tells on this episode. A fun listen for sure! Her Website- http://www.joanburton.org Her Sports Illustrated photo-...

Duration:00:31:43

130 Best Hikes with Kids- Susan Elderkin

10/15/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Susan Elderkin is a wealth of knowledge in the topic of taking kids hiking! Don’t set the expectations for your little hikers, let them decide their limits in order to let them enjoy hiking. Go camping and find small hikes nearby to make a whole experience out of it. These are just a few of the tips Susan talks about in our discussion. Susan talks about...

Duration:00:39:46

Bonus 029 New Live Show Announced November 18th

10/10/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon to get exclusive content! https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 My Instagram- https://www.instagram.com/cascadehikerpodcast/ New Live Show at Birdsview Brewery! Tickets- http://cascadehikerpodcast.com/live-events/11-18-18 Live recording! Listen in and watch Rudy Giecek interview author Lauren Danner about her book Crown Jewel Wilderness. Learn about the making of North Cascades National Park. All...

Duration:00:10:24

129 Way Out There with J.R. Harris

10/8/2018
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Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Android Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 J.R. Harris grew up in New York City where he lived with his parents in a housing project. As a teenager his parents got him out of the city by signing him up for the Boy Scouts in the Catskill Mountains. Harris learned compass and other outdoor skills, quickly surpassing his family and friends’ hiking skills. Way Out There: Adventures of a Wilderness Trekker,...

Duration:00:45:13

128 Explore Europe on Foot with Cassandra Overby

10/1/2018
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Listen on iTunes Listen on Android Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 Cassandra Overby is a freelance writer who loves to hike and dance and is now a published author. Her new book, Explore Europe on Foot, has all of the preparation, travel tips and what trails are on her radar for must do hikes there. She will be giving some talks at events this fall and winter. Find the dates at http://explore-on-foot.com/events/ Explore on Foot has 15...

Duration:00:43:41

Bonus 028 New Things Happening!

9/29/2018
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Listen on iTunes Listen on Android Push Play to Listen Join Me at Patreon to get exclusive content! https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=5262583 My Instagram- https://www.instagram.com/cascadehikerpodcast/ I started to put out some Patreon episodes exclusive to people donating at least $1 a month. These episodes will not take anything away from the regular show. No interviews only me talking about my hiking, reading, podcasting, life, etc. SUPPORT THE SHOW BY CLICKING THROUGH THESE...

Duration:00:08:57