One of the greatest National Parks

About Hikerlore

Hi!  Thanks for visiting our page!  We're Stretch and RamboJuice, hikertrash bloggers, photographers, vanlifers, and all-around dirtbags.

A few years ago, we took a giant leap away from our conventional lifestyle to backpack in the United States. After spending 5 months on the Pacific Crest Trail, we started our blog Hikerlore to share stories and provide useful information to backpackers, hikers, and outdoor travelers.  Recently, we bought an old service van and converted it into a sweet travel van.

We plan to road trip and hike as much as we possibly can.  During that time, we'll write articles about our experiences and share photographs.  Some of our posts will be narrative in nature, others will review backpacking gear and offer advice to hikers.

Our Vision & Mission

To inspire our readers to improve their quality of life through outdoor travel by providing fun stories, and useful insight and experience.

Our Values

Authenticity: We like to keep it real

Minimalism: We live very simply

Conservation: We promote our parks

Quality: We strive for excellence in our work

Passion: We have strong, positive emotion for what we do

Integrity: We have moral uprightness in our work

Respect: We have admiration for others' abilities and efforts

Community: We cultivate fellowship with others

Courage: We face our fears

Our Readers

Outdoor enthusiasts and any person looking to improve their quality of life through outdoor travel experiences.
Above all, it is our goal to provide inspiring and useful content to our readers.