8 episodes

Welcome to Sasquatch Backpacking! We will venture through the world of backpacking with a distinct focus on what it takes to be a big guy doing section hikes. Join me as we work to squash those stereotypes, review gear, and live some great stories!

Sasquatch Backpackin‪g‬ Chad Pinkston

    • Wilderness
    • 4.9 • 10 Ratings

Welcome to Sasquatch Backpacking! We will venture through the world of backpacking with a distinct focus on what it takes to be a big guy doing section hikes. Join me as we work to squash those stereotypes, review gear, and live some great stories!

    IT'S ABOUT TIME! Thank you Gregory!

    IT'S ABOUT TIME! Thank you Gregory!

    Join Alan and me as we sit down with John Sears.  John is a VP at Gregory Mountain Products. We talk about GMP's new product line for people of diverse body sizes.  We learn about who GMP is, why they decided to step outside the box by addressing this...

    • 36 min
    Hanging with SHUG!

    Hanging with SHUG!

    Join me as we kick off 2021 and season 2 of Sasquatch Backpacking with Shug Emory.  Shug and I talk life, NC BBQ, and hammocks.  We discuss what newbies need to be considering when looking for their first hammock for backpacking!

    • 58 min
    A walk with WILD. Lets go to Katahdin!

    A walk with WILD. Lets go to Katahdin!

    Join Wild and I as we relive his 2020 thru-hike on the Appalachian Trail.  We will discuss the challenges of 2020, what his favorites are, and how he got his trail name. Along with many other topics. Stay with us through the end for some special words...

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Welcome to THE ROLLER COASTER! and remember "PLEASE REMAIN SEATED AT ALL TIMES"!

    Welcome to THE ROLLER COASTER! and remember "PLEASE REMAIN SEATED AT ALL TIMES"!

    "PLEASE REMAIN SEATED AT ALL TIMES"........and join us as we take a look at the beginning of my backpack journey.  Join Bryan (AKA Trip) and myself as we relive our first multinight AT adventure on the roller coaster.  

    • 58 min
    From the Couch to the Trailhead

    From the Couch to the Trailhead

    Welcome to episode 4.  This week we talk about the big three to getting started from the viewpoint of the Hog Mollies. From the couch to the trailhead we talk about the physical aspect, the mental aspect, and busting those stereotypes.  As always make...

    • 21 min
    The 5 BIGGEST mistakes I made at the beginning

    The 5 BIGGEST mistakes I made at the beginning

    Join me while I discuss the 5 biggest mistakes I made at the beginning.  I'll discuss each topic and tell you where I am now with each one.  I hope you enjoy and keep backpacking! 

    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
10 Ratings

10 Ratings

gene.bramblett ,

Easy lintening

I appreciate the condor I have found in this podcast. It’s good to hear the perspective of any other “big and tall” backpacker. The struggle is real. Keep up the good work.

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