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Less gear, more beer!

The Trail Show The Trail Show

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Less gear, more beer!

    The Trail Show #142: The Final Curtain

    The Trail Show #142: The Final Curtain

    Show #142 – #blessup – On this month’s 12-Year Anniversary….and grand finale Trail Show, the crew pulls back the curtain to talk about all the things, the Hotline short circuits with a volume of calls we’ve never seen from you our adored listeners, D-Low enjoys a baked potato, POD drinks her annual habanero infused tequila tumbler, poison oak remedies are discussed, book giveaway mathematics are dissected, pupfish and fistfights are spoken on again, an update on the Count the Blazes project is relayed, OOO hikes the Art Loeb, Disco schwacks through SoCal’s finest vegetation, hot foot issues are exposed, denim is promoted, future podcast spinoffs are spitballed, and OOO caps us off with an ode to connection. We hear from the chicken suit guy and The Trail Show’s most elusive listener (MEL) during Ask-A-Hiker.







    Beer O’ Da Month: Fine beers courtesy of Trail Show Nation! Thank you all!!







    Music on this month’s Trail Show was from Pat “The Bouncer aka AXYL” Dixon







    Thank you so much, the most amazing podcast listeners, for a wonderful 12 years. We are proud of you….and of us! Thank you thank you thank you.







    *Disclaimer: The Trail Show is a comedy podcast that sometimes talks about hiking and always talks about beer, and absolutely nothing we say should be taken at face value or misinterpreted as truth. Enjoy!

    • 3 hr 13 min
    The Trail Show #141: Tour du Mont Blanc

    The Trail Show #141: Tour du Mont Blanc

    Show #141 – #allthingsgatos – On this month’s Trail Show, special guest Michael “Nano” Chamoun joins us to talk bidet cows, hiking with pizza boxes, and hiking (running also!) Tour du Mont Blanc, POD speaks on men pushing over rocks again, destroying the stairway to heaven, and yet another norovirus outbreak on the AT, OOO runs Cleveland and has a coffee disaster, D-Low thru-walks a cemetery, Disco speaks on professional bag krinklers, the Hotline rings, All Things Gatos is debuted and subsequently cancelled, we hear of the Frisco fiasco during mailbag, and we hear a new tune from AXYL! Very Special Guest Glen Van Peski joins us to discuss his new book “take less. do more.” and helps us brainstorm a question from Phil Collinz during Ask-A-Hiker.







    Beer O’ Da Month: Fine beers courtesy of Trail Show Nation!







    Music on this month’s Trail Show was from The Surfites….get all the tunes at Double Crown Records!







    Trail Show t-shirts for sale now….once again!!!







    *Disclaimer: The Trail Show is a comedy podcast that sometimes talks about hiking and always talks about beer, and absolutely nothing we say should be taken at face value or misinterpreted as truth. Enjoy!

    • 2 hr 28 min
    The Trail Show #140: Joshua Tree Jamboree

    The Trail Show #140: Joshua Tree Jamboree

    Show #140 – #boulderadjacent – On this month’s Trail Show, special guest and Trail Show VIP “The Onion” joins us once again to talk graph theory, the postman problem, and complete hiking Joshua Tree National Park, POD speaks on animal husbandry, getting papered to hike, lawsuits, and Jasmin Paris’ superhuman abilities, OOO visits outlying islands, D-Low does not discuss forbidden modes of travel or strava time, Disco regales his recent worst night ever in the backcountry, the Hotline clamors, Danth writes in, and we are serenaded with a Gaelic ditty. Not a Chance’s new book is reviewed as is an Outside Magazine article, and D-Low hatches a cold cold plan during Ask-A-Hiker.







    Beer O’ Da Month: Fine beers courtesy of Trail Show Nation!







    Music on this month’s Trail Show was from The Royal Vikings off “The Surfites and Co.” album….get all the tunes at Double Crown Records!







    *Disclaimer: The Trail Show is a comedy podcast that sometimes talks about hiking and always talks about beer, and absolutely nothing we say should be taken at face value or misinterpreted as truth. Enjoy!

    • 1 hr 51 min
    The Trail Show #139: The American Discovery Trail

    The Trail Show #139: The American Discovery Trail

    Show #139 – #privysleeper – On this month’s Trail Show special guest Briana “Rocky Mountain High” DeSanctis joins us to talk American Legions, sleeping in cemeteries, emergency standpipes, and hiking the entire American Discovery Trail, POD discusses burned socks, disappearing podcasts, and hiking different hikes in the same place, OOO does yet another marathon in a day, D-Low speaks on the unspeakable, Disco heads south of the border, El Hikador burns bridges in Arizona, we receive a missive from the South Pacific, F-Ing Lettuce writes in, ASCII art is discussed, and the Florida Trail is considered yet again. We speculate on swamps during Ask-A-Hiker.







    Beer O’ Da Month: Fine beers courtesy of Trail Show Nation!







    More info on the American Discovery Trail can be found at discoverytrail.org.







    Music on this month’s Trail Show was from California’s legendary The Volcanics….get all the tunes at Double Crown Records!







    *Disclaimer: The Trail Show is a comedy podcast that sometimes talks about hiking and always talks about beer, and absolutely nothing we say should be taken at face value or misinterpreted as truth. Enjoy!

    • 2 hr 32 min
    The Trail Show #138: The Trans Catalina Trail

    The Trail Show #138: The Trans Catalina Trail

    Show #138 – #pickleballcurious – On this month’s Trail Show special guest and Trail Show 5th Chair, Liz “Snorkel” Thomas joins us to talk bison tacos, firewood delivery, and hiking SoCal’s Trans Catalina Trail, POD discusses airport races, poorly led hunting trips, and Olympic beer sponsors, OOO does another marathon, Jim Blodget is mentioned, El Hikador resurfaces, spoons with holes are considered, D-Low does not ski in the rain, F-Ing Lettuce calls in, and Disco contemplates edible capsaicin. Hiking while Cold is strategized and we do not mention the Florida Trail during Ask-A-Hiker. 







    Beer O’ Da Month: Fine beers courtesy of Trail Show Nation! 







    Check out Treeline Review’s new Trans Catalina Trail Guide!! 







    Music on this month’s Trail Show was from Iceland’s own Burt Rocket….get all the tunes at Double Crown Records! 







    *Disclaimer: The Trail Show is a comedy podcast that sometimes talks about hiking and always talks about beer, and absolutely nothing we say should be taken at face value or misinterpreted as truth. Enjoy! 

    • 1 hr 28 min
    The Trail Show #137: HexaTrek

    The Trail Show #137: HexaTrek

    Show #137 – #backcountrygolf – On this month’s Trail Show special guest Lauren “Long Way” Roerick joins us to talk about baguette vending machines, a colossal amount of daily elevation gain, and France’s newest long distance hiking trail the HexaTrek, POD discusses sheep on roofs, Ruck season, slak shaks, and new national parks, OOO does a marathon, D-Low is overwhelmed with Vermont beer, Disco explores backcountry bogeys, POD gets coached, the Holly Jolly Trail Show is debuted on the Hotline, and we shout out the Active Adult Center. Marge’s social media habits and meeting like-minded hikers is discussed during Ask-A-Hiker.







    Beer O’ Da Month: Kolsch beers courtesy of GVP’s Alley Cat Brewing!







    Check out episodes 548 and 549 on trails from the 99% Invisible Podcast.







    *Disclaimer: The Trail Show is a comedy podcast that sometimes talks about hiking and always talks about beer, and absolutely nothing we say should be taken at face value or misinterpreted as truth. Enjoy!

    • 1 hr 50 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
394 Ratings

394 Ratings

green mountain grrl ,

Long Showers, Motel Baths *&* Road Walks

The very best Trail variety show! Thanks for making a show that doesn’t feel like I’m listening irl ‘Always Sunny….’ Mucho besos

Carolinachip ,

Well Bye….

As Curly Bill would say…

JakobWoods ,

An Audio Roadwalk

Someone else said it best when they pointed out that there’s 15 minutes of relevant information in a 3 hour long podcast.

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