Walk The Parks  STATS


Total Days: 838

July 25, 2017 - October 2, 2021

Longest Continuous stretch devoted to

Walk The Parks : 501 Days

7/25/17 - 12/8/18


Total Miles: 12,202

Hiking Miles: 11,432

Biking Miles: 490

Rafting Miles: 250

Canoeing Miles: 30


Total Elevation Gain: 1,782,221 feet


Total Steps: 24,328,552


National Parks Visited: 40 

Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Rocky Mountain, Great Sand Dunes, Mesa Verde, Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Arches, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon, Great Basin, Zion, Grand Canyon, Great Smoky Mountains, Shenandoah, Isle Royale, Acadia, Petrified Forest, Joshua Tree, Channel Islands, Redwood Forest, Pinnacles, Death Valley, Sequoia, King’s Canyon, Yosemite, Lassen Volcanic, Crater Lake, Mount Rainier, North Cascades, Gateway Arch, Mammoth Cave, Cuyahoga Valley, Indiana Dunes, Voyageurs, Theodore Roosevelt, Badlands, Wind Cave, Glacier, Olympic


States Visited: 32

Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Michigan, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, California, Oregon, Washington, Missouri, Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Idaho



Highest Point: Mt. Elbert, CO 14,329 feet

Lowest Points: -282 Feet, Badwater Basin, Death Valley, CA

                         Atlantic Ocean, Acadia National Park, ME

                         Pacific Ocean, Olympic National Park, WA

Longest Stretch without Shower: 15 Days


Horrible Digestive Issues requiring medical attention: 1


Cases of infected poison ivy requiring medial attention: 1


Longest Day: 35 Miles


Longest Stretch between water: 60 Miles


Longest time between resupply points: 20 Days while rafting the Grand Canyon; 10 Days while hiking


Smiles per day: So many


Number of amazing people met: This is one stat that continually amazes me. I have met so many absolutely incredible people on this trip! Thank you so very much!