Author archives: Quinton Wall

  • Gear Test: Arc'teryx Psiphon

  • Right now in San Francisco it's raining heavily, and has been consistently for the past few months. We definitely needed the water to break a drought in California. But it does put a damper on training. I'm preparing for a 1000 mile hike across Europe soon and [...]
Indonesia, With a Side of Adventure
Falling In Love With Leica
  • Falling In Love With Leica

  • I feel like I'm cheating on my long time girlfriend. My Nikon D8xx series cameras have gone everywhere with me; from punishing climbs where the air is so thin black spots dance in your vision, to sweat dripping humidity of the world's largest caves. I've even [...]
  • Best Treks in the World, Ranked

  • One of the most frequent questions I get asked is, "What is your favorite trek?" This is such a difficult question to answer. It's like asking which is your favorite kid? Each trek is different. Some have the classic big mountain views, others are remote and w [...]
To travel well, you have to slow down.
  • Modern Monks

  • The word monk alone conjures up vivid mental images of chanting, mountaintop buddhist monasteries, and ancient rituals. It's the sort of stirring visions that make us want to explore the most remote parts of the world. Those places exist. I've been there and t [...]