When not livin’ in a van down by the river, Clint “Lint” Bunting spends his time on the long distance trails in North America. His life revolves around long distance backpacking, or ‘thru’ hikes as they are known. More …

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  • Amazon store

    I’ve had this website up for quite some time now. Most traffic comes from folks looking for advice on backpacking gear, and I’ve always been happy to spend time communicating with strangers in an effort to help them on their upcoming journey. Back when I first started thru hiking, there wasn’t much information out there …

  • Redefining wealth

    I don’t really understand exactly why my definition of success has always been so different than most people. My parents weren’t radical hippies. Dad was a tradesman, and mom was a teacher, both they and the rest of my biological family followed traditional modern paths of life. My schooling wasn’t that abnormal, other than a …

  • Best…podcast…ever

    My girlfriend turned me onto the Joe Rogan Experience podcast back in 2013, and my initial response was “Rogan? The UFC commentator? From that Fear Factor show?” Yeah, that guy. At the time I was spending many hours at work engaging in some monotonous and repetitive actions, so I figured I’d give the world of …