10 Years of DC UL: By the Numbers

This past weekend, DC UL marked its 10th anniversary of cultivating a community of outdoors men and women who travel light, wake early, and walk far. Since 2009, DC UL's membership has grown, with members coming from all over DC, Northern Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and further afield. Offering backpacking trips every month, and a variety... Continue Reading →

10 Years of DC UL: Brian

DC UL Backpacking is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2019. As part of the celebration, we’ll be featuring conversations with group members throughout July and August. Brian has been with DC UL since the very beginning (2009) and has attended or led some 180 trips as a co-organizer. You may know him by his unusual trail name,... Continue Reading →

10 Years of DC UL: Jennifer

DC UL Backpacking is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2019. As part of the celebration, we’ll be featuring conversations with group members throughout July and August. Jen (Shuttle) has been with DC UL since 2012. She's been on over 190 trips, and now leads the group at a very inspiring level along with a co-organizer team. She... Continue Reading →

10 Years of DC UL: Michael

DC UL Backpacking is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2019. As part of the celebration, we’ll be featuring conversations with group members throughout July and August. Michael (U-Turn) led DC UL as organizer from 2012-2017, and now acts as an assistant organizer. He got his trail name from a series of wrong turns on his way to... Continue Reading →

10 Years of DC UL: Kylie

DC UL Backpacking is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2019. As part of the celebration, we’ll be featuring conversations with group members throughout July and August. Kylie (Faceplant) has been on over 90 trips with DC UL. Among her favorite pieces of gear? Her Purple Rain skirt, her ULA Circuit backpack, and her Yama Mountain Gear pogies.... Continue Reading →

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