Sounds Like A Search And Rescue Podcast

Sounds Like A Search And Rescue Podcast

The Sounds Like a Search and Rescue Podcast - where we discuss all things related to hiking and search and rescue in the White Mountains of New Hampshire.
Episode 84 - Welcome Keith Gentili, Author of White Mountains State, Plus Strategy for Winter 48 Hiking
December 02, 2022
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Episode 84 - Welcome Keith Gentili, Author of White Mountains State, Plus Strategy for Winter 48 Hiking

https://slasrpodcast.com/ Welcome to the Sounds Like a Search and Rescue Podcast ! Also known as SLASR. Join an experienced search and rescue volunteer and his friend as they discuss all things related to hiking and search and rescue in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. This week we welcome Keith Gentili, author of the new book White Mountains State - A Four Year Journey Hiking and Summiting New Hampshire’s 48 Highest Peaks. Keith will join us to talk about his new book and share his unique perspective on hiking in the White Mountains. While Keith is here I am going to put him on the hot spot and ask him to advise me on my strategy for the remainin...

Episode 83 - Chezwick Returns - The Great Western Loop Trail is Complete
November 18, 2022
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Episode 83 - Chezwick Returns - The Great Western Loop Trail is Complete

https://slasrpodcast.com/ Welcome to the Sounds Like a Search and Rescue Podcast ! Also known as SLASR. Join an experienced search and rescue volunteer and his friend as they discuss all things related to hiking and search and rescue in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. This week we welcome back Nick “Chezwick” Gagnon to the show. Chezwick just became what I believe is the 3rd person to successfully complete a documented hike of this loop. We first spoke with Chezwick back in March on Episode 50. At the time he was planning his second time on the Great Western Loop Trail. This trail covers a number of long trails as well as some sections of open de...

Episode 82 - Stomp Returns, Algonquin Traverse, Vaucluse Gear’s new Backpack Frame
November 11, 2022
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Episode 82 - Stomp Returns, Algonquin Traverse, Vaucluse Gear’s new Backpack Frame

https://slasrpodcast.com/ Welcome to the Sounds Like a Search and Rescue Podcast ! Also known as SLASR. Join an experienced search and rescue volunteer and his friend as they discuss all things related to hiking and search and rescue in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. This week we welcome Brice Sokolowski from VaucluseGear.com to give us a sneak peak of a new piece of gear that allows hikers to experience hiking without the fear of sweat running down your back from your backpack. We will learn all about the Cool-Dry Backpack Frame. Later in the show we will discuss Stomps recent hike of the Algonquin Traverse. All this and some recent search and ...

Episode 81 - Stomp is MIA, Rebecca Joins us, Jake and Julie Listener Spotlight, Obscure Hiking Gear
November 04, 2022
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Episode 81 - Stomp is MIA, Rebecca Joins us, Jake and Julie Listener Spotlight, Obscure Hiking Gear

https://slasrpodcast.com/ Welcome to the Sounds Like a Search and Rescue Podcast ! Also known as SLASR. Join an experienced search and rescue volunteer and his friend as they discuss all things related to hiking and search and rescue in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. This week we are joined by friends of the show, Julie and Jake. We are excited to have them share with us some of their hiking stories and we will also dive into topics such as hiking with kids, finding time to hike when living a busy life, couple dynamics on the trail and their experience with wilderness first aid training. Later in the show, Stomp will give us a rundown on latest ...

Episode 80 - Winter Hiking Gear and Lakes Region History and Hiking
October 28, 2022
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Episode 80 - Winter Hiking Gear and Lakes Region History and Hiking

https://slasrpodcast.com/ Welcome to the Sounds Like a Search and Rescue Podcast ! Also known as SLASR. Join an experienced search and rescue volunteer and his friend as they discuss all things related to hiking and search and rescue in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. This week we are doing a segment on the history of Laconia and the Lakes Region. We are also dusting off our winter gear list and sharing our advice on Snowshoes, Spikes, Crampons, Boots, Backpacks and all the associated clothes needed for winter hiking. We’ve covered some of this before but will do a recap for those of you thinking about getting into winter hiking. Sponsors and Par...