Sam Darling

  • Hike the Preddy Creek Loop

    My husband is a runner and I am not. I hate to run and the entire time I am running I am exhausting myself thinking how much I hate running. However, I love hiking. I can hike all day and I can kick my runner husband's butt with a pack on going up...

    10 miles 550 ft gain

  • Hike the Desert Voices and Sound of Silence Trails

    To get to the Sound of Silence trail head from the entrance of Dinosaur National Monument in Jensen, UT stay on US 149 past the visitor center and you will see parking parallel to the road in about 2 miles on your left. The views are amazing as s...

    4.7 miles 340 ft gain

  • Backpack Reeds Gap to Rockfish Gap

    Note: We usually get a chance to take this trip in the summer, so please pay attention to the weather and pack accordingly. This description is for a July/August hike and the temperatures were in the 80s during the day and 60s at night. During thi...

    20 miles

  • Explore Connemara National Park

    Scott and I took a road trip around Ireland and found Connemara National Park when we left Galway in the western part of the country. From Galway, if you take N59 from Clifden to Letterfrack the park is about 93 kms away and worth the drive! Entry...

    5.6 miles 1640.4 ft gain