I’ve published summaries and pictures of each day of my John Muir Trail (JMT) thru-hike, but I shot more videos than photos. I finally got around to combining them into a film.
I mostly shot 2–5 second glances of the scenery. In my mind, this would add up to a 15–20 minute film about my time on the trail. Well, I had nearly 1400 photos and short videos by the time I was done as well as several longer clips. The result is a 68-minute film that follows every mile of my hike on the John Muir Trail.
Watching this film will give you an idea of the daily challenges and rewards of the trail. You’ll get to witness all of the ups and downs of my time in the wilderness, both literally and figuratively.
If you’re interested in just seeing certain sections of the trail, use the links below to skip straight to those parts. Video links will open in new windows. This film, in conjunction with my pre-hike prep posts and post-hike summaries, should give you the knowledge necessary to plan your own adventure.
I’m the C.C. in C.C. Hikes. I’m a strategic marketer by day, a bad guitarist by night, and an avid weekend explorer. I built this site to log my travels to nearby parks, trails, and attractions. You’re welcome to follow along. Use my travelog to discover fun places to visit and then use my interactive map to navigate there.