Andrew Skurka

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Stories By Andrew Skurka
  • The Myth Of The Waterproof Shoe

    If you're backpacking in wet conditions—prolonged rain, dew-soaked grass, melting snow, un-bridged creek crossings, high humidity—your feet will get wet. And "waterproof" shoes just won't…
  • My Two-Sock System

    Unless it's the winter or the deep shoulder season (early spring or late fall, for northern states), I just carry two pairs of socks. Here's…